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Utah Bird Records Committee

  
Rec. # 2006-26
Tufted Duck

Date first observed:  12 Jun 1998
Location:
 Near Alton, Kane Co.

Sightings:

  • 11 or 12 Jun 1998 - Mark Stackhouse (photo)
  • 12 Jun 1998 - Larene Wyss [Record #2006-26],  Lyn Christiansen

Sight Records:

Records Committee Review:

  Date

   Results

Date Posted (1st round): 14 Jun 2006 4 acc, 3 not
Date Moved to 2nd Round: 16 Aug 2006 4 acc, 3 not
Date Moved to 3rd Round: 23 Oct 2006 4 acc, 3 not
Date Completed: 18 Fev 2007 Not accepted

     
      
    

     
  
Summary:
Although the committee was convinced that the bird was indeed a Tufted Duck, it was split on whether it was naturally occurring or and escapee.
  
  


 


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