NewburyportNews.com, Newburyport, MA

March 30, 2013

Birdwatch


Newburyport Daily News

---- — 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.

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

Bachelor Street, West Newbury: Wood Duck

Artichoke Reservoir, West Newbury: Mute Swan, Hooded Merganser

Upland Road, Newburyport: Sharp-shinned Hawk

Stackyard Road, Rowley: Bald Eagle, Rough-legged Hawk, Northern Harrier, Merlin, American Woodcock, Horned Grebe, Long-tailed Duck, Common Loon

Pine Island Road, Newbury: Red-winged Blackbird, Mallard, Hooded Merganser, American Robin, Canada Goose

Salisbury Beach State Reservation: Cooper’s Hawk, Northern Harrier, Lesser Black-backed Gull, Brant, Ipswich Sparrow, Horned Lark, Canada Goose, Brant, American Black Duck, Common Eider, Long-tailed Duck, Common Goldeneye, Red-breasted Merganser, Red-throated Loon, Common Loon, Horned Grebe, Red-necked Grebe, Ring-billed Gull, Herring Gull, Great Black-backed Gull, Merlin, Black-capped Chickadee, Mourning Dove, Red-breasted Nuthatch, White-breasted Nuthatch, American Robin, European Starling, American Tree Sparrow, Song Sparrow, Dark-eyed Junco, Red-winged Blackbird, Common Grackle, Brown-headed Cowbird, White-winged Crossbill

East Main Street, Merrimac: Turkey Vulture, Red-tailed Hawk

Route 110, Salisbury: Wood Duck

River Road, West Newbury: Snow Goose, Northern Flicker, Eastern-Screech Owl, Wood Duck

Patmos Road, Rowley: Horned Lark, Red-winged Blackbird, American Robin, Eastern Bluebird, American Black Duck, American Woodcock

Broad Street, Newburyport: Cooper’s Hawk

Ash Street Swamp, West Newbury: Northern Flicker, Red-bellied Woodpecker, Eastern Bluebird