Sora

(Porzana carolina)



Status: Migrant. Last recorded on site in 2021
Breeding Status:-
1987-1991: Likely but not confirmed1997-2001: Likely but not confirmed
2002-2006: Likely but not confirmed2007-2011: Possible but not likely
2012-2016: Possible but not likely2017-2021: Confirmed

The Patuxent web-site provides more general information about this species.
At this time of year, this species is late leaving the site.

Occurs as a common migrant in marshy areas throughout the site and probably nests in these areas as well, but breeding has not yet been confirmed.

Photographer: Christian Goers.