ILLINOIS
DOCUMENTATION FORM FOR UNUSUAL BIRD SIGHTINGS


SUBMITTED TO ILLINOIS ORNITHOLOGICAL RECORDS COMMITTEE (I.O.R.C.)
This form submitted as supporting documentation of (check all that apply):
o Unusual species;
o Unusual date;
o Unusual number;
o Unusual plumage;
o Unusual breeding record;
o Christmas Count record;
o Spring Count record;
o Breeding Census record;
o Other:_________________________________________________________________________

1. Species: ______________________________________________________________________________________________

2. Number of Birds: _________________ Age/sex/plumage: ______________________________________

3. Date(s): ______________________________________________________________________________________________

4. Location (incl. County): _________________________________________________________________________________

5. Observers:
Your Name: ___________________________________________________________ Phone: (____) _____-_____________

Mailing address: _______________________________________________________________________________________

Others agreeing with identification: _______________________________________________________________________

Observers not agreeing with identification: _________________________________________________________________

6. Physical description (size, shape, proportions; details of both color and pattern on the head, back, breast, undertail, wings, and tail; coloration of bill, eye, legs, and feet) of details actually seen in the field: