Sept. 6, 2004 - 7th state record and earliest fall record
(1); Photographed; Chillicothe, Livingston Co.; Myrna Carlton, Steve Kinder; 18th Annual MBRC Report, 2004-68.

Sept. 14, 2013 - 13th state record
(1); Photographed; McGee Family CA, Clinton Co. Chris Barrigar (documentation with photographs); 26th Annual MBRC Report, 2013-56.

Sept. 24, 2010 - 8th state record
(1); Photographed; Lake of the Ozarks SP, Camden Co.; Found by Diane Kinder, documented by Steve Kinder, also Brent Galliart, Larry Lade, Ellen Zellmer, Jim Zellmer. Photographed by Al Smith and Paul Bauer. 23rd Annual MBRC Report, 2010-74.

Photographed here by
Allen Smith


Sept. 27, 1981
(1); Washington Co.; R & E, BB 49[1]:14. Personal communication with the initial observer indicated this record should be removed.


Nov. 11, 1984 - 4th state record
(Immature); Independence, Jackson Co.; R. Franklin; R & E, BB 52[1]:31.



Dec. 1, 2011 - 9th state record
(1); near Aldrich, Polk Co.; Mark Robbins; 25th Annual MBRC Report, 2011-89.

Dec. 2-3, 1983 - 2nd state record
(Immature); Specimen (NWMSU, DAE 3100); Maryville Sewage Lagoon, Nodaway Co.; David Easterla; R & E; Observed feeding on insects frozen in the ice covering lagoon. The bird was found dead the next morning following severe snow and ice storm.

Dec. 9-28, 1994 - 5th state record and 1st winter record
(1); Color prints; Schell-Osage CA, Vernon Co.; Evelyn Johnson and Larry Abraham; 8th Annual MBRC Report, 1994-79.

Dec. 14, 2002 - 6th state record and 2nd winter record
(1); Photographed/ CBC record; Four Rivers CA, Vernon Co.; Mark Robbins, Roger McNeil; 16th Annual MBRC Report, 2003-8.

Jan. 1, 2012 - 10th state record and 3rd winter record
(1); CBC record; Swan Lake NWR, Chariton Co.; Steve Kinder (documentation), Larry Lade; 25th Annual MBRC Report, 2012-34.

Jan. 1-15, 2013 - 12th state record and 4th winter record
(1); Photographed; Elsberry, Lincoln Co; Josh Uffman (documentation with photographs), Mark Paradise. 26th Annual MBRC Report, 2013-1.

Photographed here, 1 Jan 2013,
by Joshua Uffman





Mar. 17- Apr. 1, 2012 - 11th state record
(1); Photographed; Capital View Access, Callaway Co.; Found and documented by Bill Clark; also documented by Edge Wade, Kathleen Anderson, Walter Wehtje, Ryan Douglas (with photographs); 25th Annual MBRC Report, 2012-16.

Photographed here, 22 Mar 2012,
by Allen Smith

May 6, 1984 - 3rd state record and latest spring record
(1); Squaw Creek NWR, Holt Co.; B. Clark; R & E, BB 51[3]:13.



R & E: (Widmann, 1907) mentions a sighting for 1886 (with no specific date) at Butler, Bates Co., by H. Clark.



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