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April 6, 2013

Birdwatch

These recent sightings are compiled by Newburyport Birders. Report your sightings to Newburyport Birders at newburyportbirders@comcast.net or 978-462-4785. Visit www.newburyportbirders.com for more.

Pine Island Road, Newbury: Hooded Merganser, Wood Duck, Ring-Necked Duck, Belted Kingfisher, Green-winged Teal, Sharp- shinned Hawk, Red-winged Blackbird

Ferry Road, Salisbury: Osprey

Scotland Road, Newbury: Pectoral Sandpiper, Wilson’s Snipe, American Woodcock, Great Horned Owl

Broad Street, Merrimac: Blue Grosbeak

Marsh Ave, Newbury: Great Egret

Nelson Island, Rowley: Short-eared Owl

Tuxbury Pond, Amesbury: Ring-Necked Duck, Tree Swallow, Bald Eagle

River Road, Merrimac: Song Sparrow, White-breasted Nuthatch, Downy Woodpecker, Carolina Wren

Oak Hill Cemetery, Newburyport: Canada Goose, Mallard, American Crow, American Robin, Wood Duck, Hooded Merganser

Cottage Road, Newbury: Great Horned Owl

Point Shore, Amesbury: Bald Eagle, Pied-billed Grebe, Common Goldeneye, Canada Goose

Plum Island Turnpike, Newburyport: Greater White-fronted Goose, Canada Goose

Great Bay National Wildlife Refuge, Newington, N.H: Osprey, Common Merganser, Killdeer

Sandy Point State Reservation, Plum Island: Piping Plover, Razorbill

Main Street, Amesbury: Ring-necked Duck, Red-necked Grebe, Bufflehead, Song Sparrow

Broad Street, Merrimac: Blue Grosbeak, Eastern-Screech Owl

Point Shore Amesbury: Red-necked Grebe, Bald Eagle, Bufflehead, Common Merganser, Canad Goose, Carolina Wren, Song Sparrow

Scotland Road, Newbury: Killdeer, Wilson’s Snipe

Upper Artichoke Reservoir, West Newbury: Canada Goose, Wood Duck, Ring-necked Duck, Common Goldeneye, Common Merganser

Lake Attitash, Merrimac/Amesbury: Common Loon, Ring-necked Duck, Common Merganser, Ruddy Duck, Greater Scaup, Osprey, Bald Eagle, Red-bellied Woodpecker

Cherry Hill Reservoir, West Newbury: Lesser Scaup, Common Merganser, Ruddy Duck

Amesbury Sports Park: Killdeer

Route 97, Georgetown: Common Raven

Ash Street swamp, West Newbury: Wood Duck, Eastern Bluebird

Newburyport Wastewater Treatment Plant: Long-tailed Duck, Common Goldeneye, Red-breasted Merganser, Red-necked Grebe, Ring billed Gull, Herring Gull, Great Black-backed Gull

Parker River National Wildlife Refuge, Plum Island: Osprey, Bald Eagle, Glossy Ibis, Canada Goose, Mute Swan, Gadwall, American Black Duck, Mallard, Northern Pintail, Green-winged Teal, Lesser Scaup, Bufflehead, Red-breasted Merganser, Ruddy Duck, Double crested Cormorant, Northern Harrier, Red-tailed Hawk, Herring Gull, Great Black-backed Gull, Mourning Dove, American Kestrel, Merlin, American Robin,European Starling, Song Sparrow, Common Grackle

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