NewburyportNews.com, Newburyport, MA

August 31, 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.

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

Route 1, Newbury: Great Blue Heron

Sandy Point State Reservation, Plum Island: Piping Plover, Northern Harrier, Eastern Towhee, Cedar Waxwing, Whimbrel, Semipalmated Plover, Baird’s Sandpiper, Semipalmated Sandpiper, Least Sandpiper, Tree Swallow, Least Tern, Common Tern

Newburyport Harbor: Black-bellied Plover, Caspian Tern, Double-crested Cormorant, Osprey, Semipalmated Plover, Greater Yellowlegs, Lesser Yellowlegs, Semipalmated Sandpiper, Bonaparte’s Gull, Ring-billed Gull, Herring Gull, House Sparrow

Maudslay State Park, Newburyport: American Bittern, Bald Eagle, Belted Kingfisher

10th Street, Newbury: Whimbrel, Black-bellied Plover, Great Egret, Snowy Egret, Common Nighthawk, Caspian Tern

On board the Captain’s Lady III out of Newburyport: Northern Gannet, Common Loon, Laughing Gull, Black Tern, Forster’s Tern, Manx Shearwater, Great Shearwater, Wilson’s Storm-Petrel, Red Phalarope, Red-necked Phalarope, Waterthrush species, Ruby-throated Hummingbird

Rowley River, Rowley: Northern Harrier, Belted Kingfisher, Tree Swallow, Barn Swallow, Least Sandpiper