Annual Report for 2020

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
      26 (83.9%) of a total of 31 completed reviews were accepted. (A-S: 0) (A-P: 17) (A-R: 1) (A-D: 8). 13 reviews are still in process.

Record
Species
Species
Dates
Location
County
Results
2020-01  
Great Black-backed Gull
Great Black-backed Gull
0
5 Jan 2020
Red Rock Reservoir, old bridge area--Hwy 14/G28 intersection
Marion
A-P
2020-02  
Mountain Bluebird
Mountain Bluebird
0
5 Jan 2020
Hitchcock Nature Center
Pottawattamie
A-P
2020-03  
Varied Thrush
Varied Thrush
0
9 Jan 2020
Mental Health Institute Independence Iowa
Buchanan
A-P
2020-04  
Varied Thrush
Varied Thrush
0
1 Feb 2020
Bright Residence
Butler
A-P
2020-05  
European Goldfinch
European Goldfinch
0
6 Mar 2020
Conesville WMA
Louisa
NA
2020-06  
Great Black-backed Gull
Great Black-backed Gull
0
22 Mar 2020
Little Storm Lake
Buena Vista
A-P
2020-07  
Ruff
Ruff
0
11 Apr 2020
Hawkeye Wildlife Area
Johnson
A-P
2020-08  
European Goldfinch
European Goldfinch
0
14 Apr 2020
316 Hickory LN, Otley, IA 50214
Marion
NA
2020-09  
Glossy Ibis
Glossy Ibis
0
14 Apr 2020
Brower Lake
Woodbury
A-P
2020-10  
Glossy Ibis
Glossy Ibis
0
18 Apr 2020
B Avenue at Hunter Access, Dunbar Slough, Greene Co. Iowa41.9484187028641,-94.6110130442531
Greene
A-P
2020-11  
Glossy Ibis
Glossy Ibis
0
19 Apr 2020
Trumbull Lake
Clay
A-D
2020-12  
Glossy Ibis
Glossy Ibis
0
26 Apr 2020
Kiowa Marsh
Sac
A-P
2020-13  
Lazuli Bunting
Lazuli Bunting
0
28 Apr 2020
218 North St., Yale Iowa
Guthrie
A-P
2020-14  
Prairie Warbler
Prairie Warbler
0
1 May 2020
Shimek State Forest, Croton West Unit
Lee
A-P
2020-15  
Painted Bunting
Painted Bunting
0
2 May 2020
1025 Penkridge Dr, Iowa City, Iowa 52246
Johnson
A-P
2020-16  
Fish Crow
Fish Crow
0
4 May 2020
Saylorville Reservoir
Polk
A-R
2020-17  
Sage Thrasher
Sage Thrasher
0
4 May 2020
Saylorville Reservoir
Polk
A-P
2020-18  
Western Tanager
Western Tanager
0
7 May 2020
Saylorville Visitor Center
Polk
A-D
2020-19  
Glossy Ibis
Glossy Ibis
0
7 May 2020
N. E. Corner of Hawkeye Wildlife Area
Johnson
A-P
2020-20  
Western Tanager
Western Tanager
0
10 May 2020
48 Lakeview Court Mason City
Cerro Gordo
A-P
2020-21  
Rufous Hummingbird
Rufous Hummingbird
0
19 May 2020
2350 X Ave., Perry IA
Greene
NA
2020-21G  
Selasphorus sp.
Selasphorus sp.
0
19 May 2020
Perry
Greene
Initial Review
2020-22  
Great Black-backed Gull
Great Black-backed Gull
0
23 May 2020
Deere Dike
Dubuque
A-P
2020-23  
Glossy Ibis
Glossy Ibis
0
24 May 2020
Ada Hayden Park
Story
A-D
2020-24  
Black-chinned Hummingbird
Black-chinned Hummingbird
0
31 May 2020
Riverside
Washington
NA
2020-25  
Western Tanager
Western Tanager
0
28 Apr 2020
Bacon Creek Park
Woodbury
A-D
2020-26  
Burrowing Owl
Burrowing Owl
0
1 May 2020
3.5 miles west of Ida Grove
Ida
A-P
2020-27  
Mottled Duck
Mottled Duck
0
6 Jun 2020
near Bartlett
Fremont
Initial Review
2020-28  
Red Phalarope
Red Phalarope
0
7 Jun 2020
Eagle Lake
Hancock
Initial Review
2020-29  
Black-bellied Whistling-Duck
Black-bellied Whistling-Duck
0
12 Jun 2020
15 West Lake Village, Lake Manawa, Council Bluffs, Iowa
Pottawattamie
Initial Review
2020-30  
Fish Crow
Fish Crow
0
15 Jun 2020
Sandpiper Rec. Area, Saylorville Lake beach
Polk
Initial Review
2020-31  
Fish Crow
Fish Crow
0
26 Jun 2020
my yard, Polk City
Polk
Initial Review
2020-32  
Snowy Plover
Snowy Plover
0
27 Jun - 9 Jul 2020
Red Rock Reservoir
Marion
Initial Review
2020-33  
Ruff
Ruff
0
27 Jul 2020
Saylorville Lake mud flats off Jester Park campgrounds #3 and #4
Polk
Initial Review
2020-34  
Mottled Duck
Mottled Duck
0
28 Jul 2020
Saylorville Reservoir
Polk
Initial Review
2020-35  
Rufous Hummingbird
Rufous Hummingbird
0
30 Jul 2020
2350 X Ave., Perry IA
Greene
Initial Review
2020-36  
Roseate Spoonbill
Roseate Spoonbill
0
4 Aug 2020
Hawkeye Wildlife Area
Johnson
Initial Review
2020-37  
Little Blue Heron
Little Blue Heron
0
21 Aug 2020
Wickiup Hill Learning Center
Linn
Initial Review
2020-38  
Lesser Goldfinch
Lesser Goldfinch
0
22 Aug 2020
509 Cedar Street
Buchanan
Initial Review
2020-AA  
Burrowing Owl
Burrowing Owl
0
5 Oct 1982
Sioux Honey Association plant
Woodbury
A-D
2020-AB  
Burrowing Owl
Burrowing Owl
0
17 Apr 1988
Vesterheim
Plymouth
A-D
2020-AC  
Great Black-backed Gull
Great Black-backed Gull
0
23 Mar 2006
Des Moines River off Cottonwood Recreation Area
Polk
A-D
2020-AD  
Prairie Warbler
Prairie Warbler
0
30 May 2008
Bacon Creek Park
Woodbury
A-D
2020-AE  
Yellow-billed Loon
Yellow-billed Loon
0
11 May 2013
Martin Lake, Waterloo, A
Black Hawk
NA
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