March 29 - Apr. 1, 2006 - Earliest state record
(1); Photographed; near Bigelow Marsh, Holt Co.; Tommie Rogers, Robert Fisher, David Easterla; 19th Annual MBRC Report, 2006-27.
April 1, 2005
(Male); Photographed; Squaw Creek NWR, Holt Co.; Tommie Rogers; 18th Annual MBRC Report, 2005-34.
April 17, 1982
(Female); Schell-Osage CA, Vernon Co.; Kelly Hobbs; R & E; BB 49:19.
April 22-25, 2009 - 16th state record
(Male); Photographed; Otter Slough CA, Stoddard Co.; Found and documented by Bill Reeves; photographed by Chris Barrigar; 22nd Annual MBRC Report, 2009-50.
|Photographed here by Joshua Uffman, 24 April 2009.|
April 28, 1962 - 1st state record
(Female); Squaw Creek NWR, Holt Co.; Wally George, David Easterla; R & E, Easterla 1963.
May 1, 1988
(Male in alternate plumage); Schell-Osage CA, Vernon Co.; S. Dilks, B. Reeves et al; 1st Annual MBRC Report, 1988-21, and R & E, and BB 53:8.
May 6-7, 1981
(Female); Photographed (VIREO x08/12/001); Big Lake SP, Holt Co.; David Easterla; R & E.
May 13, 1990
(Female); Schell-Osage CA, Vernon Co.; Tim Barksdale, Paul McKenzie, and Robert Brundage; 4th Annual MBRC Report, 1990-53, and R & E.
May 24, 2002 - Latest spring record
(Female); Photographed; Lake Contrary, Buchanan Co.; Larry Lade, Tom Nagle, John Rushin; 15th Annual MBRC Report, 2002-30.
R & E: 5 of the 6 observations are of single females except for one (listed above).
R & E: 1 of the 6 observations in spring is not listed in R & E.
Aug. 3 1992
(Adult female); RMBS, St. Charles; Dick Anderson; 6th Annual MBRC Report, 1992-50.
Aug. 12, 1984
(1); Aldrich, Polk Co.; Jerry Sowers; R & E, BB 52:30.
Aug. 23-24, 2001
(Adult male in mostly alternate plumage); Photographed; Hayford Road, St. Charles Co.; Charlene Malone, Jim Malone, Edge Wade;
15th Annual MBRC Report, 2001-65.
Aug. 26, 1972
(1); Squaw Creek NWR, Holt Co.; Sebastian Patti; R & E, BB 40:8.
Aug. 28, 1974
(1); near Alton Dam, St. Charles Co.; Mildred Schaeffer, H. Wuestenfeld et al; R & E, BB 42:6.
Oct. 7-10, 1962 - 2nd state record and Latest fall record
(2); Busch CA, St. Charles; R. Laffey et al; R & E, BB 29:25.