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March 30, 2013


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

George Burrows Brookside Sanctuary, South Hampton, N.H.: Great Blue Heron, Pileated Woodpecker

Salisbury Town Dock: Red-breasted Merganser, Long-tailed Duck, Common Goldeneye, Mallard, Rock Pigeon, Ring-billed Gull, Herring Gull

Tuxbury Pond, Amesbury: Fox Sparrow, Wood Duck, Bald Eagle, Red-breasted Merganser, Common Merganser, Hooded Merganser

Rolfe’s Lane, Newbury: Wild Turkey

Plum Island Turnpike, Newbury: Blue-winged Teal

Merrill Street, Salisbury: Turkey Vulture, Wild Turkey

Riverbend Conservation Area, West Newbury: Eastern Bluebird

Parker River National Wildlife Refuge, Plum Island: American Woodcock, Short-eared Owl, Canada Goose, Mute Swan, Gadwall, American Black Duck, Mallard, Northern Pintail, Bufflehead,Bald Eagle, Northern Harrier, Red-tailed Hawk, Killdeer, Ring-billed Gull, Herring Gull, Black-backed Gull, Rock Pigeon, American Crow, Red-breasted Nuthatch, American Robin, Northern Mockingbird, European Starling, Song Sparrow

Ferry Road, Salisbury: Osprey, Red-tailed Hawk, American Woodcock

Lake Attitash, Merrimac: Lesser Scaup, Mute Swan, Mallard, Common Merganser, Bufflehead, Ring-necked Duck

River Road, West Newbury: Eastern-Screech Owl, Wood Duck, Snow Goose, Killdeer, European Starling, American Robin, Red-winged Blackbird

Scotland Road, Newbury: Killdeer, American Woodcock, Wilson’s Snipe, American Black Duck, Mallard, Northern Pintail, Green-winged Teal, Sharp-shinned Hawk, Mourning Dove, Song Sparrow, Red-winged Blackbird, Common Grackle

Newburyport Industrial Park: American Woodcock, Red-winged Blackbird, American Kestrel, Canada Goose, Mallard, Mourning Dove

Cherry Hill Reservoir, West Newbury: Common Merganser, Pied-billed Grebe, Bald Eagle, Turkey Vulture, Ruddy Duck

County Road, Salisbury: Eastern Bluebird

Charles Street, Newburyport: Gyrfalcon

Middle Street, West Newbury: Canada Goose, Mallard, Cooper’s Hawk

Bear Hill Road, Merrimac: Horned Lark

Ash Street Swamp, West Newbury: Turkey Vulture, Bald Eagle

Broad Street, Merrimac: Blue Grosbeak

Lower Artichoke Reservoir, West Newbury: Wood Duck, Hooded Merganser

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