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February 23, 2013

Bird watch

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

Newburyport Industrial Park: Pine Grosbeak, American Kestrel, Northern Flicker

Rolfe’s Lane, Newbury: Turkey Vulture, Wild Turkey

Stackyard Road, Rowley: Northern Shoveler, American Black Duck, Rough-legged Hawk, Short-eared Owl

Cashman Park, Newburyport: Horned Lark, Bufflehead, Bald Eagle

Seabrook Beach, Seabrook: Green-winged Teal, King Eider, Common Eider, Surf Scoter, White-winged Scoter, Black Scoter, Long tailed Duck, Common Goldeneye, Red-breasted Merganser, Red-throated Loon, Common Loon, Horned Grebe, Great Cormorant, Sanderling, Purple Sandpiper, Dunlin, Ring-billed Gull, Herring Gull, Glaucous Gull, Great Black-backed Gull

Savory Street, Newburyport: Red-tailed Hawk, Northern Mockingbird, Bald Eagle, Common Goldeneye, Common Merganser, Red breasted Merganser

Broad Street, Merrimac: Blue Grosbeak, Red-breasted Nuthatch, Carolina Wren, Yellow-bellied Sapsucker, American Tree Sparrow, Song Sparrow, Golden-crowned Kinglet

Plum Island Turnpike, Newbury: Red-shouldered Hawk

River Road, West Newbury: Eastern Screech-Owl

Newburyport Harbor: Fish Crow, King Eider, Herring Gull, Ring-billed Gull, Great Black-backed Gull, Bonaparte’s Gull, Glaucous Gull

Parker River National Wildlife Refuge, Plum Island: King Eider, Northern Shrike, American Bittern, Brant, Gadwall, Northern Pintail, Sanderling, Dunlin, Black-legged Kittiwake, Canada Goose, American Wigeon, American Black Duck, White-winged Scoter, Black Scoter, Surf Scoter, Long-tailed Duck,Common Goldeneye, Red-breasted Merganser, Common Merganser, Horned Grebe, Western Grebe, Bald Eagle, Northern Harrier, Red-tailed Hawk, Ring-billed Gull, Herring Gull, Great Black-backed Gull, Rock Pigeon, American Crow, Horned Lark, American Robin, European Starling

Tuxbury Pond, Amesbury: Brown Creeper, Red-winged Blackbird

Hale Street, Newburyport: Turkey Vulture

New Hampshire Seacoast: Belted Kingfisher, Bald Eagle, Snowy Owl, Greater Scaup, Lesser Scaup, King Eider, Hooded Merganser, Red-throated Loon, Common Loon, Horned Grebe, Sanderling, Purple Sandpiper, Dunlin, Black-legged Kittiwake, Iceland Gull, Glaucous Gull, Razorbill, Thick-billed Murre, Black Guillemot, Belted Kingfisher, American Pipit

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