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March 9, 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.

Pine Island Road, Newbury: Great Horned Owl

Parker River National Wildlife Refuge, Plum Island: American Woodcock, Northern Shrike, Snow Goose, Hooded Merganser, Canada Goose, Mute Swan, Gadwall, American Wigeon, American Black Duck, American Black Duck x Mallard, Northern Pintail, Green-winged Teal, Northern Harrier, Bald Eagle, Red-tailed Hawk, Rough-legged Hawk, Great Horned Owl, Northern Mockingbird, Red-winged Blackbird

Route 110, Amesbury: Bald Eagle

Newburyport Industrial Park: American Kestrel, Pine Grosbeak, Red-tailed Hawk, Northern Mockingbird, Song Sparrow

New Hampshire Seacoast: American Woodcock, King Eider

Savory Street, Newburyport: Northern Mockingbird, Fish Crow, Common Goldeneye

Artichoke Reservoir, West Newbury: Mute Swan, Ring-necked Duck, Hooded Merganser, Bufflehead, Snow Goose, Canada Goose, Mallard, Common Merganser

Salisbury Town Dock, Ring’s Island: Long-tailed Duck, Red-breasted Merganser, Rock Pigeon, Herring Gull, Ring-billed Gull, Great Black backed Gull, Common Loon, American Crow, Red-winged Blackbird, Mallard

Lower Merrimack River, Salisbury, Newburyport, Amesbury: Bald Eagle, Common Goldeneye, Mallard, Wilson’s Snipe, Red-winged Blackbird, Common Grackle

Nelson Island, Rowley: American Tree Sparrow, Red-tailed Hawk, Rough-legged Hawk, Northern Harrier, Bald Eagle, Mute Swan, Song Sparrow

Merrill Street, Salisbury: Wild Turkey

Powwow Pond/River, Kingston, N.H.: Bald Eagle, Belted Kingfisher, Turkey Vulture, Common Merganser

Tuxbury Pond, Amesbury: Red-winged Blackbird

Plum Island Airfield: American Woodcock

Sweet Apple Tree Lane, Salisbury: Red-tailed Hawk, Red-winged Blackbird, American Woodcock

Pleasant Street, Salisbury: Wild Turkey

Broad Street, Merrimac: Common Raven, Blue Grosbeak, Golden-crowned Kinglet, Common Redpoll, Red-breasted Nuthatch, Red-bellied Woodpecker, Hairy Woodpecker Brown Creeper, Carolina Wren

Deer Island, Amesbury: Bald Eagle, Peregrine Falcon

Ferry Road, Salisbury: Barred Owl, American Woodcock

Low Street, Newburyport: Fish Crow

Main Street, West Newbury: Common Raven

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