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May 25, 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.

Oak Hill Cemetery, Newburyport: Yellow-rumped Warbler, Great Crested Flycatcher, Wood Duck

Woodsom Farm, Amesbury: Eastern Meadowlark, Savannah Sparrow, Brown Thrasher, Bobolink

Maudslay State Park, Newburyport: Eastern Towhee, Downy Woodpecker, Red-tailed Hawk, Bald Eagle, Eastern Phoebe, Pileated Woodpecker

West Shore Drive, Merrimac: Baltimore Oriole, Red-bellied Woodpecker, Gray Catbird

Plum Island Turnpike, Newburyport: Eastern Meadowlark, American Woodcock, Ring-necked Pheasant, Red-tailed Hawk

Moulton Street, Newburyport: Black-throated Green Warbler, Black-billed Cuckoo, House Wren, Chipping Sparrow, Baltimore Oriole, Great Crested Flycatcher, Wild Turkey, Gray Catbird

Sandy Point State Reservation, Plum Island: Common Ringed Plover, Piping Plover, Semipalmated Sandpiper, Semipalmated Plover, Bank Swallow, Bonaparte’s Gull, Dunlin, Caspian Tern, Black-bellied Plover, Common Tern, Least Tern, Willow Flycatcher

Salisbury Industrial Park, Salisbury: Northern Rough-winged Swallow, Tree Swallow, Common Yellowthroat, Eastern Phoebe, Yellow Warbler, Canada Goose, American Robin

Newburyport Harbor: Little Gull, Brant, Long-tailed Duck, Black-bellied Plover, Dunlin, Short-billed Dowitcher, Common Tern

Parker River National Wildlife Refuge, Plum Island: Tri-colored Heron, Caspian Tern, Merlin, Common Raven, American Crow, Bay-breasted Warbler, Kentucky Warbler, Clay-colored Sparrow, White-crowned Sparrow, Canada Goose, Mute Swan, Gadwall, American Black Duck, Mallard, Green-winged Teal, Wild Turkey, Double-crested Cormorant, Great Blue Heron, Great Egret, Snowy Egret, Turkey Vulture, Osprey, Northern Harrier, Bald Eagle, Red-tailed Hawk, Virginia Rail, Black-bellied Plover, Killdeer, Greater Yellowlegs, Willet, Lesser Yellowlegs, Ruddy Turnstone, Least Sandpiper, Ring-billed Gull, Herring Gull, Great Black-backed Gull, Least Tern, Common Tern, Mourning Dove, Yellow-billed Cuckoo, Eastern Whip-poor-will, Chimney Swift, Downy Woodpecker, Northern Flicker, American Kestrel, Willow Flycatcher, Least Flycatcher, Eastern Phoebe, Great Crested Flycatcher, Eastern Kingbird, Blue-headed Vireo, Warbling Vireo, Red-eyed Vireo, Blue Jay, Tree Swallow, Bank Swallow, Barn Swallow, Black-capped Chickadee, Red-breasted Nuthatch, White-breasted Nuthatch, Brown Creeper, House Wren, Marsh Wren, Blue-gray Gnatcatcher, Ruby-crowned Kinglet, Veery, Swainson’s Thrush, Hermit Thrush, American Robin, Gray Catbird, Northern Mockingbird, Brown Thrasher, European Starling, Ovenbird, Northern Waterthrush, Blue-winged Warbler, Black-and-white Warbler, Nashville Warbler, Common Yellowthroat, American Redstart, Northern Parula, Magnolia Warbler, Blackburnian Warbler, Yellow Warbler, Chestnut-sided Warbler, Black-throated Blue Warbler, Yellow-rumped Warbler, Prairie Warbler, Black-throated Green Warbler, Canada Warbler, Wilson’s Warbler, Eastern Towhee, Chipping Sparrow, Field Sparrow, Savannah Sparrow, Seaside Sparrow, Song Sparrow, Swamp Sparrow, White-throated Sparrow, Scarlet Tanager, Northern Cardinal, Rose-breasted Grosbeak, Bobolink, Red-winged Blackbird, Common Grackle, Brown-headed Cowbird, Baltimore Oriole, Purple Finch, American Goldfinch, House Sparrow

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