Reports of Rare Birds

One of the most frequent questions to the Records Commitee is simply "How many records of XXX have been accepted?" The answer to that is easy to see in this report. Until older (pre-2000) records have all been entered, you may need to check this PDF of older records to get a complete count. Select a species to get started and then explore some of the other reports in the menu bar.

17 total accepted records; current status is Casual
Not accepted records are shown in red. The camera icon denotes photos and the news icon provides further details on the record.

2000-30 Rufous Hummingbird7 Nov 2000DubuqueDubuque1
2000-44 Rufous Hummingbird14-28 Jul 2000Mason CityCerro Gordo1
2007-36 Rufous Hummingbird27-28 Jul 2007near Ledges SPBoone1
2010-20 Rufous Hummingbird19-21 Aug 2010Armstrong's farmMadison1
2010-35 Rufous Hummingbird27-28 Aug 2010Livingston farmDecatur1
2012-45 Rufous Hummingbird7 Nov 2012DavenportScott2
2013-39 Rufous Hummingbird2 Nov 2013Davenport, IowaScott2
2013-42 Rufous Hummingbird14 Nov 2013Cedar RapidsLinn1
2014-44 Rufous Hummingbird5 Sep 2014HomesteadIowa1
2016-38 Rufous Hummingbird26 Sep 2016Glidden IowaCarroll3
2016-40 Rufous Hummingbird20 Nov 20161840 Curtis Bridge Rd NE, North LibertyJohnson4
2018-10 Rufous Hummingbird13 Apr 20186077 130th Galva IowaIda2
2020-21 Rufous Hummingbird19 May 20202350 X Ave., Perry IAGreene1
2020-35 Rufous Hummingbird30 Jul 20202350 X Ave., Perry IAGreene3
2021-47 Rufous Hummingbird15 Aug 2021near Faulkes Heritage WoodsLinn3
2021-59 Rufous Hummingbird19 Nov 2021903 Merz St.Dubuque2
2022-48 Rufous Hummingbird15 Aug 2022East shore of Big Spirit LakeDickinson2
2022-70 Rufous Hummingbird9 Sep 2022AmesStory1
2023-20 Rufous Hummingbird5 Sep 2023north of Iowa CityJohnson2