Annual Report for 2016

of the Iowa Records Committee

This report shows actions taken by the Iowa Records Committee since 2000. It is a dynamic report and changes as actions are completed. Documents under review will not have a final result. Submitters may request committee comments from the secretary if they have not yet been received. (Species new to the state checklist are indicated in red.)

Final Result Categories NA - Not accepted A-S - Accepted Specimen A-P - Accepted Photograph A-R - Accepted Recording A-D - Accepted Documentation
      36 (87.8%) of a total of 41 completed reviews were accepted. (A-S: 1) (A-P: 22) (A-R: 1) (A-D: 12). 4 reviews are still in process.

Record
Species
Species
Dates
Location
County
Results
2016-01  
Harlequin Duck
Harlequin Duck
0
5 Feb
Ottumwa
Wapello
A-P
2016-02  
Greater Prairie-Chicken
Greater Prairie-Chicken
0
21 Jan
near the corner of 110th St and 250th Ave
Ringgold
NA
2016-03  
Great Black-backed Gull
Great Black-backed Gull
0
28 Feb
Viewed from Red Rock Swimming beach
Marion
A-P
2016-04  
Say's Phoebe
Say's Phoebe
0
8 Apr
Swan Lake State Park
Carroll
A-P
2016-05  
Fish Crow
Fish Crow
0
9 Apr
Starr Cave Nature Center trail
Des Moines
A-D
2016-06  
Snowy Plover
Snowy Plover
0
26 Apr
41.781512, -93.764322
Polk
A-P
2016-07  
Ruff
Ruff
0
27 Apr
41.391731, -91.386435
Louisa
A-P
2016-08  
Black Rail
Black Rail
0
29 Apr
North side County Rd. E53 between Hiway 25 & County Rd. N58
Greene
A-D
2016-09  
Bullock's Oriole
Bullock's Oriole
0
1 May
7 Deer Creek Ct, Mason City, Iowa
Cerro Gordo
A-P
2016-10  
Western Tanager
Western Tanager
0
5 May
Ledges State Park
Boone
A-P
2016-11  
Burrowing Owl
Burrowing Owl
0
6 May
Aspen Ave & 110 St
Monona
A-P
2016-12  
Black-headed Grosbeak
Black-headed Grosbeak
0
11 May
Spruce Ave, RR Mason City, Iowa
Cerro Gordo
A-P
2016-13  
Harlequin Duck
Harlequin Duck
0
12 May
42.492471, -92.332807
Black Hawk
A-P
2016-14  
Glossy Ibis
Glossy Ibis
0
12 May
Round Pond at Hawkeye Wildlife Area
Johnson
A-P
2016-15  
Lark Bunting
Lark Bunting
0
14 May
Hallett Pitts
Sac
A-D
2016-16  
King Rail
King Rail
0
28 May
40.630519, -95.745455
Fremont
A-R
2016-17  
Snowy Plover
Snowy Plover
0
30 May
Pleasant Creek RA
Benton
A-P
2016-18  
Ruff
Ruff
0
6 Jul
Saylorville Reservoir
Polk
A-D
2016-19  
King Rail
King Rail
0
17 Jul
Dewey's Pasture
Palo Alto
A-D
2016-20  
King Rail
King Rail
0
24 Jul
Big Wall Lake
Wright
A-D
2016-21  
King Rail
King Rail
0
24 Jul
Smith tract of Dunbar Slough
Greene
A-D
2016-22  
Bewick's Wren
Bewick's Wren
0
28 Apr
41.037480, -91.071101
Des Moines
A-P
2016-23  
Bewick's Wren
Bewick's Wren
0
4 May
Don Brown's house
Polk
A-P
2016-24  
Glossy Ibis
Glossy Ibis
0
9 Sep
Mt. Sterling Marsh
Van Buren
NA
2016-25  
Swallow-tailed Kite
Swallow-tailed Kite
0
21 Sep
Hitchcock Nature Center
Pottawattamie
A-D
2016-26  
Lark Bunting
Lark Bunting
0
1 Sep
140th St. / Kingbird Ave.
Audubon
A-D
2016-27  
Prairie Warbler
Prairie Warbler
0
28 Aug
Neal Smith NWR
Jasper
NA
2016-28  
Sprague's Pipit
Sprague's Pipit
0
24 Sep
Chichaqua Bottoms Greenbelt
Polk
A-D
2016-29  
Black Rail
Black Rail
0
21 Oct
114th ave. off county road 99, east of Wapello
Louisa
A-D
2016-30  
Glossy Ibis
Glossy Ibis
0
19 Oct
Hawkeye Widlife Area northeast  of Half Moon Ave.
Johnson
A-P
2016-31  
Glossy Ibis
Glossy Ibis
0
3 May
Rapp Park
Page
A-P
2016-32  
Black-headed Gull
Black-headed Gull
0
15 Mar
Between Gingham Inn and the Spirit Lake Fish Hatchery. North end of East Okoboji by the boat ramp.
Dickinson
NA
2016-33  
Hoary Redpoll
Hoary Redpoll
0
7 Apr
212 5th Ave. SE, Badger, Iowa
Webster
A-P
2016-34  
Swallow-tailed Kite
Swallow-tailed Kite
0
21 Aug
Hawkeye Wildlife Area; Greencastle Causeway
Johnson
A-P
2016-35  
Little Gull
Little Gull
0
3 Sep
Jester Park, Saylorville Reservoir
Polk
A-P
2016-36  
Inca Dove
Inca Dove
0
22 Sep
Altoona
Polk
A-P
2016-37  
California Gull
California Gull
0
25 Sep
Sandpiper Beach RA, Saylorville Reservoir
Polk
A-P
2016-38  
Rufous Hummingbird
Rufous Hummingbird
0
26 Sep
Glidden Iowa
Carroll
A-P
2016-39  
Arctic Tern
Arctic Tern
0
30 Oct
Spirit Lake/The Grade
Dickinson
A-D
2016-40  
Rufous Hummingbird
Rufous Hummingbird
0
20 Nov
1840 Curtis Bridge Rd NE, North Liberty
Johnson
A-S
2016-41  
Red Phalarope
Red Phalarope
0
5 Aug
Saylorville Reservoir
Polk
Initial Review
2016-42  
Black Vulture
Black Vulture
0
31 Aug
DeSoto NWR
Pottawattamie
Initial Review
2016-43  
Little Gull
Little Gull
0
15 Sep
Red Rock Reservoir
Marion
Initial Review
2016-AA  
Common Raven
Common Raven
0
3 Jan
Whiting
Monona
NA
2016-AB  
Cook Inlet Gull (GWGU x HERG)
Cook Inlet Gull (GWGU x HERG)
0
17 Nov
below Red Rock dam
Marion
Initial Review
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