These recent sightings are compiled by Sue McGrath of the Newburyport Birders. Report your sightings to Newburyport Birders at or 978-204-2976. Visit

Ash Street Swamp, West Newbury: Hooded Merganser, Wood Duck, Hairy Woodpecker, Red-winged Blackbird, Great Crested Flycatcher, Common Grackle, Green Heron, Tree Swallow, Mallard, Eastern Kingbird, Canada Goose

Newman Road, Newbury: Saltmarsh Sparrow

Plummer Spring Road, Newburyport: American Robin, Double-crested Cormorant, Black-billed Cuckoo, Rose-breasted Grosbeak, Baltimore Oriole, House Wren, Chipping Sparrow, Osprey, Red-winged Blackbird, Gray Catbird, Pileated Woodpecker, Downy Woodpecker, Northern Flicker, Red-bellied Woodpecker, Great Blue Heron, Common Grackle, Hairy Woodpecker, Eastern Kingbird, Northern Cardinal, Tufted Titmouse, Black-capped Chickadee, Great Crested Flycatcher

Tewksbury Road, West Newbury: Gray Catbird, Red-winged Blackbird, Great Egret, Great Blue Heron, Tree Swallow, Barn Swallow, Northern Flicker, Mourning Dove, Canada Goose with goslings, Song Sparrow, Great Crested Flycatcher, Common Grackle, Eastern Phoebe, Common Yellowthroat, American Goldfinch

Strawberry Hill, Ipswich: Chimney Swift, Willet,Double-crested Cormorant, Great Egret, Snowy Egret, Glossy Ibis, Red-tailed Hawk, American Kestrel, Tree Swallow, American Robin, Gray Catbird, American Goldfinch, Song Sparrow, Boblink, Red-winged Blackbird, Common Grackle, Common Yellowthroat

Withers Conservation Area, West Newbury: Eastern Wood-Pewee, Black-billed Cuckoo, Black-throated Blue Warbler, Downy Woodpecker, Cedar Waxwing, White-breasted Nuthatch, Ruby-throated Hummingbird, Black-capped Chickadee, Magnolia Warbler, House Wren, Canada Goose, Ovenbird, Red-eyed Vireo, Red-bellied Woodpecker, Tufted Titmouse, Common Yellowthroat, Northern Cardinal, Gray Catbird, Spotted Sandpiper, Mute Swan with cygnets, Osprey, Wood Thrush, Great Crested Flycatcher

Center Street, Groveland: Eastern Kingbird, Green Heron, Red-winged Blackbird, Morning Dove, Barn Swallow, Tree Swallow, Common Grackle, Common Yellowthroat, Chimney Swift, Great Egret, American Robin, Common Grackle

Anna Jaques Hospital campus, Newburyport: Chimney Swift, Tree Swallow, Yellow Warbler, Song Sparrow, Cedar Waxwing, Red-tailed Hawk, American Crow, Black-capped Chcikadee, American Robin, White-breasted Nuthatch, American Goldfinch

John J. Donovan Reservation, Ipswich: Olive-sided Flycatcher

Kimball Road, West Newbury: Wild Turkey

Clark Pond, Ipswich: Gadwall, Mallard, Virginia Rail, Sora, Least Tern, Common Tern, Great Blue Heron, Great Egret, Snowy Egret, Green Heron, Willow Flycatcher, Marsh Wren, Carolina Wren, Northern Mockingbird, Common Yellowthroat, Yellow Warbler, Blackpoll Warbler

Parker River National Wildlife Refuge, Plum Island: Red-bellied Woodpecker, Northern Shoveler, Wilson’s Phalarope, Canada Goose, Mute Swan, Gadwall, Mallard, Common Goldeneye, Wild Turkey, Mourning Dove, Semipalmated Plover, Killdeer, Dunlin, White-rumped Sandpiper, Semipalmated Sandpiper, Short-billed Dowitcher, Willet, Bonaparte’s Gull, Herring Gull, Great Black-backed Gull, Least Tern, Double-crested Cormorant, Great Egret, Snowy Egret, Turkey Vulture, Osprey, Traill’s Flycatcher, Eastern Phoebe, Eastern Kingbird, Red-eyed Vireo, Blue Jay, Purple Martin, Barn Swallow, Black-capped Chickadee, Tufted Titmouse, Marsh Wren, Carolina Wren, American Robin, Gray Catbird, Brown Thrasher, European Starling, Cedar Waxwing, House Sparrow, Purple Finch, American Goldfinch, Common Yellowthroat, American Redstart, Magnolia Warbler, Yellow Warbler, Black-throated Blue Warbler, Canada Warbler, Eastern Towhee, Song Sparrow, Northern Cardinal, Red-winged Blackbird, Common Grackle, Orchard Oriole, Baltimore Oriole, Tricolored Heron, Black-crowned Night-Heron, Merlin, Chestnut-sided Warbler

New Hampshire Seacoast: Red-necked Grebe, Black Scoter, Surf Scoter, Red-throated Loon, Black Guillemont, Purple Sandpiper, Ruddy Turnstone, Semipalmated Plover, Killdeer, Arctic Tern, Caspian Tern, Roseate Tern, Parasitic Jaeger, Mourning Warbler, Magnolia Warbler, American Redstart, Canada Warbler, Yellow-bellied Flycatcher, Alder Flycatcher, Eastern Wood-Pewee, Black-billed Cuckoo

Highfield Road, Newbury: Glossy Ibis, Brown-headed Cowbird, Tufted Titmouse, Eastern Towhee, House Wren, Chipping Sparrow, Great Blue Heron, Wood Duck, Cedar Waxwing, Great Crested Flycatcher, Eastern Wood-Pewee, Common Yellowthroat, Yellow Warbler, Tree Swallow, Common Raven, Northern Cardinal, Blue Jay, Black-capped Chickadee, Gray Catbird, Red-winged Blackbird, Common Grackle, Baltimore Oriole, Eastern Kingbird,Rose-breasted Grosbeak

Newburyport Traffic Circle: Fish Crow, American Crow, Tree Swallow, Cuckoo species, Red-tailed Hawk, Killdeer

Storey Avenue, Newburyport: Cedar Waxwing, Killdeer, Fish Crow, Red-tailed Hawk

Woodsom Farm, Amesbury: Indigo Bunting, House Sparrow, American Crow, Common Grackle, American Goldfinch, American Robin, Barn Swallow, Savannah Sparrow, Bobolink, European Starling, Song Sparrow, Mourning Dove, Mallard, Great Blue Heron, House Finch, Yellow Warbler, Northern Cardinal, Gray Catbird, Blue Jay, Baltimore Oriole, Northern Mockingbird, Red-winged Blackbird, Willow Flycatcher,Chimney Swift, White-breasted Nuthatch, Common Yellowthroat, Cedar Waxwing

Pawtuckaway State Park, Nottingham/Deerfield, NH: Wood Duck, Mourning Dove, Turkey Vulture, Yellow-bellied Sapsucker, Red-bellied Woodpecker, Hairy Woodpecker, Eastern Wood-Pewee, Least Flycatcher, Great Crested Flycatcher, Eastern Kingbird, Red-eyed Vireo, Blue Jay, Common Raven, White-breasted Nuthatch, Veery, American Robin, Gray Catbird, American Goldfinch, Chipping Sparrow, Song Sparrow, Swamp Sparrow, Baltimore Oriole, Red-winged Blackbird, Brown-headed Cowbird, Common Grackle, Ovenbird, Black-and-white Warbler, Common Yellowthroat, American Redstart, Northern Parula, Yellow Warbler, Chestnut-sided Warbler, Black-throated Blue Warbler, Pine Warbler, Prairie Warbler, Black-throated Green Warbler, Scarlet Tanager, Northern Cardinal

Sandy Point State Reservation, Plum Island: Laughing Gull, Semipalmated Sandpiper, Common Eider, Roseate Tern, Bonaparte’s Gull, Black-bellied Plover, Ruddy Turnstone, Dunlin, Red Knot, Piping Plover, Least Tern, Common Tern

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