April 30, 1903 - Earliest spring record
(7); Missouri River, Jackson Co.; R & E, Harris 1919b.
May 19, 1967
(1); Specimen (NWMSU, DAE 1759); near Bigelow, Holt Co.; David Easterla; R & E.
May 20, 1960 - 2nd highest single day count
(31); Squaw Creek NWR, Holt Co.; Mark Robbins, Drew Thate; R & E.
May 29, 1960 - Highest single day count
(38); Squaw Creek NWR, Holt Co.; Floyd Lawhon; R & E.
R & E: More common in the spring than in the fall. Majority of records are during the last two weeks of May.
June 2, 2000
(1); Squaw Creek NWR, Holt Co.; David Easterla; 13th Annual MBRC Report, 2000-62.
June 2, 1968
(1); Squaw Creek NWR, Holt Co.; Floyd Lawhon ; R & E.
July 27, 1970 - Earliest July record
(1); Maryville Sewage Lagoons, Nodaway Co.; Mark Robbins; R & E.
Oct. 20, 1917 - Latest fall record
(1); Missouri River, Jackson Co. ; W. Andrews; R & E, Harris 1919b.
R & E: Most fall observations are of single birds in August.
Note: Any significant observations since R & E will be added at a later time.