Sept. 23, 1983 - Earliest fall record
(1); northwest of Maryville, Nodaway Co.; David Easterla, Todd Easterla; R & E.
Oct. 28-29, 2002 - Eastern MO record
(1); Little Creve Coeur Lake, St. Louis Co.; Jim Malone, Joshua Uffman, Dave Rogles, George Barker, Mary Anne Auer, Mark Paradise; 16th Annual MBRC Report, 2002-59; Descriptions made it clear it was a Prairie Falcon. However, some disparity in the details of the underparts left its' age uncertain.
Nov. 16, 2003 - Eastern MO record
(1); Clarence Cannon NWR, Pike Co.; Mike Bathke, Patrick Harrison, Joyce Bathke; 17th Annual MBRC Report, 2003-55;
Nov. 28, 1978
(1); Photographed; south of Mound City, Holt Co.; B. Heck; R & E, BB 46:23.
R & E (1992): At least 16 fall records, all of single birds, mainly from western Missouri. With the exception of two records, observations range from late October through the end of the period.
Dec. 3, 2005 - Eastern MO record
(Probable adult); Photographed; Winfield Lock and Dam, Lincoln Co.; Joshua Uffman; 19th Annual MBRC Report, 2005-72.
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Dec. 22, 2005 - Eastern MO record
(Probable adult); BK Leach CA, Lincoln Co.; Scott Schuette; 19th Annual MBRC Report, 2005-75.
Dec. 27-28, 1988 - Eastern MO record
(1); Weber Lake Road, St. Charles Co.; D. Frie, S. Hazelwood; 1st Annual MBRC Report, 1988-12.
Jan. 2-9, 1988 - Eastern MO record
(1); Weber Lake Road, St. Charles Co.; R. Korotev et al; 1st Annual MBRC Report, 1988-13; Now over 20 winter records for the state, with over 80% of them since 1972.
Jan. 7, 2007 - Eastern MO record
(Probable adult); Columbia Bottom CA, St. Louis Co.; Bill Rowe, Brad Jacobs; 20th Annual MBRC Report, 2007-1.
Jan. 21, 2006 - Eastern MO record
(Probable adult); Photographed, near Riverlands MBS, St. Charles Co.; Jim and Charlene Malone; 19th Annual MBRC Report, 2006-65. Very possible records 2005-72, 2005-75 and 2006-65 all involved the same bird.
Feb. 4, 1940
(1); Carrollton; Carroll Co.; No observers listed; R & E, Cooke 1941; Banded at Jackson, Wyoming, on June 10, 1939, was hit by an automobile at the listed location.
R & E (1992): About 35 spring records (all involving single birds), and most are from western MO and along the MO River valley to St. Louis.
March 21, 1985 - Central MO record
(1); Overton Bottoms, Cooper Co.; Tim Barksdale; R & E, BB 52:13.
March 23, 1989
(1); southwest corner of Barton Co.; R & E, Childers 1989.
March 26, 2002 - Eastern MO record
(1); Winfield Lock and Dam, Lincoln Co.; Scott Schuette, Bruce Schuette; 15th Annual MBRC Report; 2002-22.
March 27, 1986 - Eastern MO record
(1); Alton Dam, St. Charles Co.; Carmen Patterson; R & E, BB 53:12.
March 28 - April 3, 1976 - Latest spring record and an Eastern MO record
(1); Busch CA, St. Charles Co.; Mildred Schaeffer et al; R & E, BB 44:15.
April 28, 1880 - Nesting record
(Nest containing 2 eggs); Nest was collected; near Maryville, Nodaway Co.; R & E, Goss 1891; Widmann 1907.
R & E (1992): There are over 50 records, and all but 5 of these have been since the fall of 1972.
Note: Data does not include all significant observations since R & E for western MO. Additionally, any records since the status changed
to WR r in eastern MO are not included. Any significant observations for this species will be added at a later time.