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September 21, 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.

Atkinson Common, Newburyport: Barred Owl, American Goldfinch, Ruby-throated Hummingbird, Northern Cardinal, American Crow, Cooper’s Hawk

Newburyport Harbor: Glossy Ibis, Bonaparte’s Gull, Herring Gull, Black-backed Gull, Great Egret, Double-crested Cormorant, Cedar Waxwing, Blue Jay, Black-crowned Night-Heron, Tree Swallow, Barn Swallow, Canada Goose, Belted Kingfisher, Osprey, Peregrine Falcon, Common Tern, Greater Yellowlegs, Dowitcher species

Chain and Hines Bridges area, Newburyport/Amesbury: Bald Eagle, Tree Swallow

Ferry Road, Salisbury: American Woodcock, Osprey

New Hampshire Seacoast: Baird’s Sandpiper, Whimbrel, Semipalmated Plover, Semipalmated Sandpiper, Sanderling, Black-bellied Plover, Spotted Sandpiper, White-rumped Sandpiper, Ruddy Turnstone, Western Sandpiper, Lesser Black-backed Gull, Great Egret, Snowy Egret, Eastern Phoebe, Eastern Wood-Pewee, Least Flycatcher, Yellow-bellied Flycatcher, “Trail’s” Flycatcher, Philadelphia Vireo, Cape May Warbler, Clay-colored Sparrow, Brown-headed Cowbird, Northern Flicker, Red-eyed Vireo, Red-breasted Nuthatch, Brown Creeper, House Wren, Winter Wren, Golden-crowned Kinglet, Ruby-crowned Kinglet, Nashville Warbler, Common Yellowthroat, Northern Parula, Magnolia Warble, Yellow Warble, Blackpoll Warbler

Sandy Point State Reservation, Plum Island: Marbled Godwit

Parker River National Wildlife Refuge, Plum Island: Whip-poor-will, Lark Sparrow, American Golden-Plover, Canada Goose, Gadwall, American Black Duck, Mallard, Northern Shoveler, Northern Pintail, Green-winged Teal, Common Eider, White-winged Scoter, Wild Turkey, Red-throated Loon, Common Loon, Horned Grebe, Double-crested Cormorant, Great Blue Heron, Great Egret, Snowy Egret, Black-crowned Night-Heron, Turkey Vulture, Osprey, Northern Harrier, Sharp-shinned Hawk, Bald Eagle, Red-tailed Hawk, Black-bellied Plover, Semipalmated Plover, Greater Yellowlegs, Lesser Yellowlegs, Stilt Sandpiper, Sanderling, Dunlin, White-rumped Sandpiper, Semipalmated Sandpiper, Short-billed Dowitcher, Black Guillemot, Ring-billed Gull, Herring Gull, Great Black-backed Gull, Rock Pigeon, Mourning Dove, Belted Kingfisher, Merlin, Peregrine Falcon, Blue Jay, American Crow, Tree Swallow, Veery, American Robin, Gray Catbird, Brown Thrasher, Northern Mockingbird, European Starling, Cedar Waxwing, Eastern Towhee, Song Sparrow, Northern Cardinal, American Goldfinch

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