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September 28, 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.

Newburyport Harbor: Caspian Tern, Little Gull, Double-crested Cormorant, Great Egret, Northern Harrier, Black-bellied Plover, Greater Yellowlegs, Lesser Yellowlegs, Dunlin, Short-billed Dowitcher, Long-billed Dowitcher, Bonaparte’s Gull, Ring-billed Gull, Herring Gull, Great Black-backed Gull

Plummer Spring Road, Newburyport: Wild Turkey, Mute Swan, Red-eyed Vireo

Parker River National Wildlife Refuge, Plum Island: Clay-colored Sparrow, Connecticut Warbler, Canada Goose, Gadwall, American Wigeon, American Black Duck, Mallard, Northern Shoveler, Northern Pintail, American Green-winged Teal, Scaup species, Common Eider, White-winged Scoter, Wild Turkey, Common Loon, Horned Grebe, Northern Gannet, Double-crested Cormorant, Great Blue Heron, Great Egret, Snowy Egret, Black-crowned Night-Heron, Turkey Vulture, Osprey, Northern Harrier, Cooper’s Hawk, Red-tailed Hawk, Black-bellied Plover, Semipalmated Plover, Greater Yellowlegs, Stilt Sandpiper, Dunlin, Least Sandpiper, White-rumped Sandpiper, Pectoral Sandpiper, Semipalmated Sandpiper, Bonaparte’s Gull, Ring-billed Gull, Herring Gull, Great Black-backed Gull, Mourning Dove, Yellow-bellied Sapsucker, Downy Woodpecker, Northern Flicker, Merlin, Peregrine Falcon, Eastern Phoebe, Red-eyed Vireo, Blue Jay, American Crow, Tree Swallow, Barn Swallow, Black-capped Chickadee, Marsh Wren, Golden-crowned Kinglet, Ruby-crowned Kinglet, American Robin, Gray Catbird, Brown Thrasher, Northern Mockingbird, European Starling, American Pipit, Cedar Waxwing, Lapland Longspur, Common Yellowthroat, American Redstart, Cape May Warbler, Magnolia Warbler, Yellow Warbler, Blackpoll Warbler, Yellow-rumped Warbler, Prairie Warbler, Black-throated Green Warbler, Eastern Towhee, Field Sparrow, Savannah Sparrow, Saltmarsh Sparrow, Song Sparrow, Swamp Sparrow, White-throated Sparrow, White-crowned Sparrow, Northern Cardinal, Indigo Bunting, Rusty Blackbird, House Finch, Purple Finch, American Goldfinch

Low Street, Newburyport: Turkey Vulture, Eastern Bluebird

On board the Captain’s Lady out of Newburyport: Laughing Gull, Great Black-backed Gull, Herring Gull, Common Tern, Double-crested Cormorant, Northern Gannet, Common Loon, Great Shearwater, Whimbrel

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