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October 5, 2013


These recent sightings are compiled by Newburyport Birders. Report your sightings to Newburyport Birders at or 978-462-4785. Visit for more.

Ash Street Swamp, West Newbury: Cedar Waxwing, Red-bellied Woodpecker, Northern Flicker, Wood Duck

Parker River National Wildlife Refuge, Plum Island: American Wigeon, Horned Grebe, Black-crowned Night-Heron, American Golden-Plover, Baird’s Sandpiper, Yellow-bellied Sapsucker, Peregrine Falcon, Purple Finch, Red-throated Loon, Red-breasted Merganser, Bald Eagle, American Woodcock, Parasitic Jaeger, Whip-poor-will, Philadelphia Vireo, Swainson’s Thrush, American Pipit, Lincoln’s Sparrow, Yellow-breasted Chat, Gadwall, American Black Duck, Mallard, Northern Shoveler, Common Eider, Surf Scoter, White-winged Scoter, Wild Turkey, Common Loon, Northern Gannet, Double-crested Cormorant, Great Blue Heron, Great Egret, Turkey Vulture, Northern Harrier, Black-bellied Plover, Semipalmated Plover, Greater Yellowlegs, Lesser Yellowlegs, Whimbrel, Sanderling, Ring-billed Gull, Herring Gull, Great Black-backed Gull, Rock Pigeon, Mourning Dove, Belted Kingfisher, Downy Woodpecker, Northern Flicker, Merlin, Eastern Phoebe, Philadelphia Vireo, Red-eyed Vireo, Blue Jay, American Crow, Black-capped Chickadee, Brown Creeper, Golden-crowned Kinglet, Ruby-crowned Kinglet, American Robin, Gray Catbird, Brown Thrasher, Northern Mockingbird, Cedar Waxwing, Black-and-white Warbler, Nashville Warbler, Magnolia Warbler, Yellow-rumped Warbler, Black-throated Green Warbler, Eastern Towhee, Savannah Sparrow, Song Sparrow, Northern Cardinal, Red-winged Blackbird, American Goldfinch, House Sparrow

Moseley Woods, Newburyport: Pine Warbler, Blackpoll Warbler

J. B. Little Lane, Groveland: Belted Kingfisher, Cedar Waxwing, Wood Duck, American Crow

Brickett Street, West Newbury: Cedar Waxwing, Great Blue Heron

Newburyport Harbor: Hudsonian Godwit, Greater Yellowlegs, Lesser Yellowlegs, Dunlin, Short-billed Dowitcher, Long-billed Dowitcher, Short-billed Dowitcher, Bonaparte’s Gull, Ring-billed Gull, Herring Gull, Great Black-backed Gull, Caspian Tern

Crane Neck Road, West Newbury: American Woodcock, Cedar Waxwing

Carriagetown Rail Trail, Amesbury: Blackpoll Warbler, Pine Warbler, Black-throated Blue Warbler, Yellow-rumped Warbler, Ruby-crowned Kinglet

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