Sept. 29 - Oct. 2000 - Earliest fall record
(2); Videotaped; RMBS, St. Charles Co.; One first observed by Dave Becher; one documented by Bill Rowe; both by Edge Wade. One videotaped by Jim Ziebol; 14th Annual MBRC Report, 2000-80; One appeared to be a full juvenile; the other was partially molted into first-basic plumage. Birds were seen together and separately.

Oct. 14, 2007
(Adult); Thomas Hill Reservoir, Randolph Co.; Brad Jacobs, David Rogles, Tom Bormann; 21st Annual MBRC Report, 2007-80.

Oct. 23-30, 2005
(First-winter bird); Thomas Hill Reservoir, Macon Co.; Joe Eades; 19th Annual MBRC Report, 2005-63.

Oct. 30, 2005
(Second-winter bird); Thomas Hill Reservoir, Macon Co.; Joe Eades; 19th Annual MBRC Report, 2005-68; Observed by Joe Eades, Joshua Uffman and Kristi Mayo with record 2005-63.

Nov. 1, 1987
(Adult); Thomas Hill Reservoir, Randolph Co.; Bill Goodge and Ike Adams; 1st Annual MBRC Report, 1988-5, and R & E, BB 55[1]:11.

Nov. 2, 2003
(1 in first-winter plumage); Montrose Lake, Henry Co.; Joe Eades; 17th Annual MBRC Report, 2003-58; Bird described as having a pale gray mantle and a bit of gray on the nape and rear crown. Different description than bird in 2003-71.

Nov. 2, 2003
(1 in, or retaining, much of juvenal plumage); Montrose Lake, Henry Co.; Edge Wade, Jerry Wade, Joyce and Mike Bathke; 17th Annual MBRC Report, 2003-71. Described as having a dark mantle scalloped with gray and a dark cap.

Nov. 5, 1988
(Adult); Smithville Lake, Clay Co.; D. Bryan; 3rd Annual MBRC Report, 1988-30, and R & E, BB 56[2]:56.

Nov. 5-14, 1995 - 1st record of an immature
(Juvenile); Photographed; Maryville Sewage Lagoons and Mozingo Lake, Nodaway Co.; David Easterla et al; 9th Annual MBRC Report, 1995-88.

Nov. 30, 1975 - 1st state record
(Adult); Maryville Sewage Lagoon, Nodaway Co.; David Easterla; R & E; Easterla 1976.



Dec. 4, 2011 - 3rd winter record
(Adult); Thomas Hill Reservoir, Randolph Co.; Joe Eades; 21st Annual MBRC Report; 2008-1.

Dec. 30, 2007 - 2nd winter record
(Adult); Thomas Hill Reservoir, Randolph Co.; Joe Eades; 21st Annual MBRC Report; 2008-1.

Feb. 12-March 2, 1991 - 1st winter record
(2 adults); Photographed; Gravois Mills-Lake of the Ozarks, Morgan Co.; A. Conteras, Paul McKenzie et al; 4th Annual MBRC Report, 1991-3, and BB 58(2):53-55.



March 5, 1994
(Adult in basic plumage); Table Rock Lake, Stone Co.; Mike Mlodinow and David Chapman; 7th Annual MBRC Report, 1994-16.

April 4, 1991
(First-winter bird); RMBS, St. Charles Co.; D. Anderson, Jack Van Benthuysen; 4th Annual MBRC Report, 1991-29.

April 5-6, 1987 - 2nd state record
(Adult in basic plumage); North of Gravois Mills - Lake of the Ozarks, Morgan Co.; Wade Leitner, Tim Barksdale et al.; R & E.

April 12, 2006 - 2nd latest spring record
(Adult in alternate plumage); Photographed; RMBS, St. Charles Co.; Joshua Uffman, Jim and Charlene Malone, David Rogles, Connie Alwood; 19th Annual MBRC Report, 2006-33. One of few in spring, and possibly the first in alternate plumage with full black hood.

May 11, 2009 - Latest spring record
(Apparent 2nd-cycle bird); Photographed ; RMBS, St. Charles Co.; Al Smith (documentation with photographs). Found by Dan Kassebaum on IL side, flew into MO waters for a while; 25th Annual MBRC Report, 2012-6.



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