NewburyportNews.com, Newburyport, MA

September 28, 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.

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

Salisbury Town Pier: Belted Kingfisher, Great Blue Heron, Greater Yellowlegs

Star Island, Isles of Shoals: Common Eider, Northern Gannet, Double-crested Cormorant, Great Cormorant, Semipalmated Plover, Spotted Sandpiper, Least Sandpiper, Ruddy Turnstone, Laughing Gull, Herring Gull, Great Black-backed Gull, Mourning Dove, Merlin, Eastern Wood-Pewee, “Traill’s” Flycatcher, Blue-headed Vireo, Philadelphia Vireo, Red-eyed Vireo, Tree Swallow, Brown Creeper, Carolina Wren, Swainson’s Thrush, American Robin, Gray Catbird, European Starling, Cedar Waxwing, Northern Waterthrush, Common Yellowthroat, American Redstart, Northern Parula, Black-and-white Warbler, Tennessee Warbler, Magnolia Warbler, Yellow Warbler, Black-throated Blue Warbler, Yellow-rumped Warbler, Wilson’s Warbler, Yellow-breasted Chat, Savannah Sparrow, Song Sparrow, Lincoln’s Sparrow, Swamp Sparrow, Bobolink, Brown-headed Cowbird, Baltimore Oriole, American Goldfinch

Artichoke Dairy, West Newbury: Canada Goose, Carolina Wren, Eastern Bluebird

Salisbury Town Pier: Belted Kingfisher, Double-crested Cormorant, Blue Jay, Rock Pigeon

Sandy Point State Reservation, Plum Island: Caspian Tern

Route 110, Salisbury: Green-winged Teal, Mallard, Song Sparrow

Newbury’s Upper Green: Great Blue Heron

Hale Street, Newburyport: Turkey Vulture

Newburyport Industrial Park: Great Blue Heron, Cooper’s Hawk

Salisbury Beach State Reservation: Dark-eyed Junco, House Finch, Northern Mockingbird, Northern Gannet, Double-crested Cormorant, Northern Flicker, House Sparrow, Herring Gull, Ring-billed Gull, Bonaparte’s Gull, Great Black-backed Gull, Greater Yellowlegs, Least Sandpiper

Bird Banding Station, Plum Island: Wood-pewee species

Old Town Hill, Newbury: Eastern Bluebird

Chain Bridge area, Amesbury: Bald Eagle, Great Blue Heron, Double-crested Cormorant

Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm, Newbury: Killdeer, Northern Flicker, Blue Jay, American Crow, Horned Lark, Savannah Sparrow, Bobolink

The Deck, Salisbury: Great Blue Heron, Belted Kingfisher