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March 2, 2013

Bird watch

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 information.

Pleasant Street, Newburyport: Peregrine Falcon

Larkin Road, Byfield: Eastern Bluebird

Parker Street, Newburyport: Killdeer

Parker River National Wildlife Refuge, Plum Island: Snowy Owl, Short-eared Owl, Barred Owl

Opportunity Way, Newburyport: Pine Grosbeak

Plum Island Turnpike, Newburyport: Red-tailed Hawk, Red-winged Blackbird

New Hampshire Seacoast: Brant, Lesser Scaup, Hooded Merganser, Northern Gannet, Sanderling, Glaucous Gull, Razorbill, Black Guillemot, Peregrine Falcon, American Pipit

Hay Street, Newbury: American Woodcock

Exeter Waste Water Treatment Plant, Exeter, N.H.: American Black Duck, Mallard, Lesser Scaup, Ring-billed Gull, Herring Gull, Iceland Gull, Great Black-backed Gull

Spring Lane, Newburyport: Belted Kingfisher, Bald Eagle

Salisbury Beach State Reservation, Salisbury: Brant, Razorbill, Red-breasted Merganser, Short-eared Owl, Sharp-shinned Hawk, Horned Grebe, White-winged Crossbill, Merlin, Red-breasted Nuthatch, Razorbill, Red-throated Loon, Common Loon, Common Eider, Common Goldeneye, Common Redpoll

Whitehall Road, Amesbury: Red-bellied Woodpecker

Central Street, Byfield: Turkey Vulture

Little Pond Road, Merrimac: Brown Creeper, Carolina Wren, White-Breasted Nuthatch, Black-capped Chickadee, Tufted Titmouse, Dark-eyed Junco, Northern Cardinal, Blue Jay, American Crow, Downy Woodpecker, Wild Turkey

Cashman Park, Newburyport: Common Goldeneye, Common Loon, Mallard, Merlin, Herring Gull, Ring-billed Gull, Great Black-backed Gull

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

Newburyport Boat Basin: Fish Crow, Common Merganser,Bald Eagle,Common Loon, Herring Gull, Black backed Gull, Common Goldeneye, Northern Harrier

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