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August 31, 2013

Birdwatch

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.

Carr Island, Salisbury: Common Loon

Newburyport Industrial Park: Cooper’s Hawk, Hooded Merganser, Green Heron, Barn Swallow, Tree Swallow, Cedar Waxwing, Spotted Sandpiper, Killdeer

Hanover Street, Newbury: Pine Siskin, Tree Swallow

Moulton Street, Newburyport: Red-shouldered Hawk, Ruby-throated Hummingbird, Sharp-shinned Hawk, Red-tailed Hawk, Osprey, Turkey Vulture

Tuxbury Pond, Amesbury: Carolina Wren

Artichoke Reservoir, West Newbury: Mute Swan, Tree Swallow, Barn Swallow, Wood Thrush, Eastern Wood-Pewee

New Hampshire Seacoast: Common Eider, White-winged Scoter, Black Scoter, Common Loon, Northern Gannet, Double-crested Cormorant, Great Blue Heron, Great Egret, Snowy Egret, Green Heron, Osprey, Cooper’s Hawk, Merlin, Peregrine Falcon, Black-bellied Plover, Semipalmated Plover, Killdeer, Spotted Sandpiper, Greater Yellowlegs, Lesser Yellowlegs, Whimbrel, Sanderling, Semipalmated Sandpiper, Least Sandpiper, White-rumped Sandpiper, Pectoral Sandpiper, Short-billed Dowitcher, Bonaparte’s Gull, Laughing Gull, Ring-billed Gull, Herring Gull, Great Black-backed Gull, Least Tern, Roseate Tern, Common Tern, Chimney Swift, Belted Kingfisher, Fish Crow, Purple Martin, Tree Swallow, Barn Swallow

Water Street, Newburyport: Black-crowned Night-Heron

Turkey Hill Road, West Newbury: Chipping Sparrow, Wood Duck, Baltimore Oriole

Parker River National Wildlife Refuge, Plum Island: Horned Grebe, Black Guillemot, Hudsonian Godwit, Forster’s Tern, Least Tern, Common Tern, Stilt Sandpiper, Pectoral Sandpiper, Semipalmated Sandpiper, Least Sandpiper, White-rumped Sandpiper, Whimbrel, Northern Shoveler, Blue-winged Teal, Green-winged Teal, Red Knot, Canada Goose, Mute Swan, Mallard, Double-crested Cormorant, Great Blue Heron, Great Egret, Snowy Egret, Green Heron, Osprey, Northern Harrier, Cooper’s Hawk, Red-tailed Hawk, American Golden-Plover, Black-bellied Plover, Semipalmated Plover, Greater Yellowlegs, Lesser Yellowlegs, Short-billed Dowitcher, Ring-billed Gull, Herring Gull, Great Black-backed Gull, Mourning Dove, Downy Woodpecker, Eastern Phoebe, Eastern Kingbird, Blue Jay, American Crow, Tree Swallow, Bank Swallow, Barn Swallow, Black-capped Chickadee, Marsh Wren, American Robin, Gray Catbird, Northern Mockingbird, Brown Thrasher, European Starling, Cedar Waxwing, Common Yellowthroat, Yellow Warbler, Eastern Towhee, Bobolink, Baltimore Oriole, American Goldfinch,Song Sparrow, House Sparrow

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