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May 18, 2013


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

Town Landing at the Parker River, Newbury: Yellow-crowned Night-Heron, Wood Duck, Solitary Sandpiper, Green Heron

Central Street, Byfield: Red-tailed Hawk

Sandy Point State Reservation, Plum Island: Bank Swallow

Plum Island Turnpike, Newburyport: Ring-necked Pheasant, Red-tailed Hawk, Osprey, Snowy Egret, Greater Yellowlegs, Willet

Redgate Road, Rowley: Rose-breasted Grosbeak, Hairy Woodpecker, Osprey, Bald Eagle, Red-tailed Hawk

Pine Island Road, Newbury: Green Heron, Willet, Lesser Yellowlegs, Great Blue Heron, Great Egret, Solitary Sandpiper, Osprey, Northern Cardinal, House Wren, Wood Duck, Gadwall, Gray Catbird, Red-winged Blackbird, Mallard, Canada Goose, American Robin

Oyster Point Road, Rowley: Cooper’s Hawk

Newburyport Harbor: Common Tern, Least Tern, Bonaparte’s Gull, Laughing Gull, Little Gull, Merlin, Northern Harrier, Bank Swallow, Barn Swallow, Tree Swallow, Northern Rough-winged Swallow, Long-tailed Duck, Double-crested Cormorant, Black-bellied Plover, Greater Yellowlegs, Willet, Lesser Yellowlegs, Spotted Sandpiper, Semipalmated Sandpiper, Least Sandpiper, White-rumped Sandpiper, Dunlin, Short-billed Dowitcher

Hanover Street, Newbury: Cliff Swallow

Woodsom Farm, Amesbury: Bobolink, Savannah Sparrow, Barn Swallow, Tree Swallow, Brown Thrasher

Atkinson Common, Newburyport: American Crow, Northern Cardinal, Tree Swallow, Chimney Swift, Gray Catbird, Ruby-throated Hummingbird

Upper Artichoke Area, West Newbury: Tree Swallow, Northern Flicker, Gray Catbird, American Crow, Common Grackle, Canada Goose, Baltimore Oriole, American Robin, Common Yellowthroat

Route 1A, Rowley: Reeve, Greater Yellowlegs, Orchard Oriole, Wild Turkey, Wilson’s Phalarope, Gadwall, Snowy Egret, Willet, Warbling Vireo, Northern Mockingbird, Least Sandpiper, Wild Turkey, Snowy Egret, Glossy Ibis, Lesser Yellowlegs

Middle Street, Byfield: Red-tailed Hawk

New Hampshire Seacoast: Glossy Ibis, Canada Goose, Mute Swan, Common Eider, Long-tailed Duck, Northern Gannet, Great Egret, Snowy Egret, Green Heron, Northern Harrier, Bald Eagle, Black-bellied Plover, Semipalmated Plover, Piping Plover, Killdeer, Spotted Sandpiper, Solitary Sandpiper, Greater Yellowlegs, Willet, Sanderling, Least Sandpiper, White-rumped Sandpiper, Purple Sandpiper, Dunlin, Bonaparte’s Gull, Great Black-backed Gull, Black Tern, Roseate Tern, Common Tern, Thicked-billed Murre, Chimney Swift, Red-bellied Woodpecker, American Kestrel, Merlin, Peregrine Falcon, Eastern Kingbird, Blue-headed Vireo, Brown Creeper, House Wren, Marsh Wren, Carolina Wren, Blue-gray Gnatcatcher, Ruby-crowned Kinglet, Eastern Bluebird, Gray Catbird, Eastern Towhee, Savannah Sparrow, Swamp Sparrow, White-throated Sparrow, Rose-breasted Grosbeak, Baltimore Oriole

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