, Newburyport, MA

May 18, 2013


Newburyport Daily News

---- — 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

Rowley Train Station: Orchard Oriole, Warbling Vireo

Whitehall Road, Amesbury: Great Blue Heron, American Kestrel

Newburyport Industrial Park: Green Heron, Killdeer, Canada Goose with goslings, Mallard, Great Egret

Bartlett Street & Baker Road, Salisbury: Baltimore Oriole, Red-bellied Woodpecker

Little River Trail, Newburyport: Herring Gull, American Crow, Mourning Dove, Ruby-throated Hummingbird, Eastern Phoebe, Great Crested Flycatcher, Least Flycatcher, Red-eyed Vireo, Blue Jay, Black-capped Chickadee, Red-bellied Woodpecker, American Robin, Gray Catbird, Eastern Towhee, Chipping Sparrow, Northern Cardinal, Baltimore Oriole, Red-winged Blackbird, Common Grackle, Song Sparrow, House Finch, American Goldfinch, Chestnut-sided Warbler, Ovenbird, Canada Warbler, Black-throated Green Warbler, Wilson’s Warbler, Blue-winged Warbler, Black-and-white Warbler, Common Yellowthroat, Northern Parula, Magnolia Warbler, Yellow Warbler, Black-throated Blue Warbler, Pine Warbler, Yellow-rumped Warbler

West Shore Road, Merrimac: Ruby-throated Hummingbird

Plum Island Point, Plum Island: Purple Martin

Tuxbury Pond, Amesbury: Gray Catbird, Rose-breasted Grosbeak, Baltimore Oriole, Ruby-throated Hummingbird, Mute Swan with cygnets

Parker River National Wildlife Refuge, Plum Island: Whip-poor-will, American Woodcock, Bank Swallow, Barn Swallow, Cliff Swallow, Marsh Wren, Yellow-throated Vireo, Seaside Sparrow, White-crowned Sparrow, Purple Martin, Brown Thrasher, Hooded Warbler, Canada Goose, Mute Swan, Gadwall, American Black Duck, Mallard, Green-winged Teal, Common Loon, Double-crested Cormorant, Great Blue Heron, Great Egret, Glossy Ibis, Sharp-shinned Hawk, Semipalmated Plover, Killdeer, Greater Yellowlegs, Willet, Least Sandpiper, White-rumped Sandpiper, Herring Gull, Great Black-backed Gull, Common Tern, Mourning Dove, Ruby-throated Hummingbird, Eastern Kingbird, Blue-headed Vireo, Blue Jay, American Crow, Tree Swallow, Barn Swallow, Black-capped Chickadee, Marsh Wren, Ruby-crowned Kinglet, Veery, Swainson’s Thrush, Hermit Thrush, Wood Thrush, American Robin, Gray Catbird, Northern Mockingbird, Ovenbird, Northern Waterthrush, Black-and-white Warbler, Nashville Warbler, Common Yellowthroat, American Redstart, Northern Parula, Magnolia Warbler, Blackburnian Warbler, Yellow Warbler, Black-throated Blue Warbler, Palm Warbler, Yellow-rumped Warbler, Black-throated Green Warbler, Eastern Towhee, Savannah Sparrow, Song Sparrow, White-throated Sparrow, Scarlet Tanager, Bobolink, Red-winged Blackbird, Common Grackle, Brown-headed Cowbird, Baltimore Oriole, Purple Finch, American Goldfinch

Newman Road, Newbury: Canada Goose, Mallard, American Black Duck, Double-crested Cormorant, Red-tailed Hawk, Herring Gull, Rock Pigeon, Mourning Dove, Red-bellied Woodpecker, Eastern Phoebe, Blue Jay, American Crow, Tree Swallow, Black-capped Chickadee,Tufted Titmouse, Carolina Wren, American Robin, European Starling, American Robin, Yellow Warbler, Chipping Sparrow, Song Sparrow, Northern Cardinal, Red-winged Blackbird, Common Grackle, Brown-headed Cowbird, House Finch, American Goldfinch, House Sparrow

Pike’s Bridge Road, West Newbury: Black-billed Cuckoo, Green Heron, Bobolink, Blue-winged Warbler, Common Yellowthroat, Ovenbird

Broad Street, Merrimac: Northern Parula, Blackburnian Warbler, Nashville Warbler, Black-and-White Warbler, Baltimore Oriole, Gray Catbird, Rose-breasted Grosbeak, Red-eyed Vireo, Northern Parula