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January 12, 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.

Nelson Island, Rowley: American Black Duck, Northern Harrier, Common Redpoll

Water Street, Newburyport: Snow Goose

Exeter Wastewater Treatment Plant, Exeter, N.H.: Wood Duck, Lesser Scaup, Ruddy Duck, Great Blue Heron, Iceland Gull

Ferry Road, Salisbury: Wild Turkey

Broad Street, Merrimac: Blue Grosbeak, Hairy Woodpecker, Golden-crowned Kinglet, Cooper’s Hawk, Eastern-Screech Owl

Seabrook Marshes, Seabrook: Great Blue Heron, Red-tailed Hawk, Great Horned Owl, Belted Kingfisher, Black-capped Chickadee, Tufted Titmouse, Golden-crowned Kinglet

Wenham Lake, Wenham/Beverly: Bald Eagle

Route 1A, Newbury: Wild Turkey

Salisbury Beach State Reservation, Salisbury: Canada Goose, American Black Duck, Mallard, Common Eider, Surf Scoter, White-winged Scoter, Black Scoter, Long-tailed Duck, Common Goldeneye, Red-throated Loon, Common Loon, Horned Grebe, Red-necked Grebe, Great Cormorant, Northern Harrier, Sharp-shinned Hawk, Sanderling, Purple Sandpiper, Ring-billed Gull, Herring Gull, Great Black-backed Gull, Razorbill, Rock Pigeon, Downy Woodpecker, Northern Flicker, Blue Jay, American Crow, Black-capped Chickadee, Red-breasted Nuthatch, American Robin, European Starling, American Tree Sparrow, Dark-eyed Junco, Snow Bunting, Red Crossbill, White-winged Crossbill, American Goldfinch, House Sparrow

Parker River National Wildlife Refuge, Plum Island: Snow Goose, Canada Goose, Gadwall, Mallard, American Black Duck, Common Eider, White-winged Scoter, Black Scoter, Long-tailed Duck, Red-breasted Merganser, Red-throated Loon, Common Loon, Western Grebe, Horned Grebe, Red-necked Grebe, Northern Gannet, Bald Eagle, Northern Harrier, Red-tailed Hawk, Herring Gull, Great Black-backed Gull, Razorbill, Rock Pigeon, Mourning Dove, American Crow, American Robin, Gray Catbird, Northern Mockingbird, European Starling, American Tree Sparrow, Song Sparrow, House Sparrow

Niles Pond and Brace Cove, Gloucester: Gadwall, American Black Duck, Mallard, Ring-necked Duck, Surf Scoter, scoter species, Common Goldeneye, Red-breasted Merganser, Red-throated Loon, Common Loon, Ring-billed Gull, Herring Gull, Iceland Gull [Kumlien’s], Great Black-backed Gull

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