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

JB Little Road, Groveland: Hooded Merganser

Elmwood Street, Salisbury: Wild Turkey with poults

Parker River National Wildlife Refuge, Plum Island: Seaside Sparrow, Wilson’s Phalarope, Blue-winged Teal, Wood Duck, Chuck-Will’s-Widow, Whip-poor-will, Brant, Canada Goose, Mute Swan, Gadwall, Mallard, Green-winged Teal, Common Eider, Double-crested Cormorant, Great Egret, Snowy Egret, Osprey, Black-bellied Plover, Semipalmated Plover, Piping Plover, Solitary Sandpiper, Greater Yellowlegs, Ruddy Turnstone, Sanderling, Semipalmated Sandpiper, Least Sandpiper, Dunlin, Lesser Yellowlegs, Short-billed Dowitcher, Black-bellied Plover, Herring Gull, Great Black-backed Gull, Least Tern, Common Tern, Morning Dove, Chimney Swift, Great Crested Flycatcher, Eastern Kingbird, Red-eyed Vireo, Blue Jay, Purple Martin, Tree Swallow, Black-capped Chickadee, Marsh Wren, American Robin, Gray Catbird, Northern Mockingbird, Brown Thrasher, Cedar Waxwing, Common Yellowthroat, American Redstart, Yellow Warbler, Eastern Towhee, Song Sparrow, Northern Cardinal, Bobolink, Red-winged Blackbird, Common Grackle, Baltimore Oriole, Purple Finch, American Goldfinch, House Sparrow

High Road, Newbury: Turkey Vulture, Wild Turkey, Tree Swallow, Chimney Swift

Town Creek area, Salisbury: Great Blue Heron, Willet, Great Egret, Tree Swallow, Cliff Swallow

Pawtuckaway State Park, Nottingham, NH: Wood Duck, Mourning Dove, Ruby-throated Hummingbird, Great Blue Heron, Turkey Vulture, Red-shouldered Hawk, Yellow-bellied Sapsucker, Eastern Wood-Pewee, Least Flycatcher, Eastern Phoebe, Great Crested Flycatcher, Yellow-throated Vireo, Blue-headed Vireo, Red-eyed Vireo, Blue Jay, Tree Swallow, Tufted Titmouse, Brown Creeper, Veery, Wood Thrush, American Robin, Gray Catbird, Cedar Waxwing, American Goldfinch, Chipping Sparrow, Song Sparrow, Baltimore Oriole, Red-winged Blackbird, Brown-headed Cowbird, Common Grackle, Ovenbird, Louisiana Waterthrush, Black-and-white Warbler, Common Yellowthroat, American Redstart, Yellow Warbler, Chestnut-sided Warbler, Black-throated Blue Warbler, Pine Warbler, Prairie Warbler, Black-throated Green Warbler, Scarlet Tanager, Northern Cardinal, Rose-breasted Grosbeak, Indigo Bunting

Carr Island, Salisbury: Baltimore Oriole, Ovenbird, Tree Swallow, Great Blue Heron, Osprey

Moulton Street, Newburyport: House Wren, Chimney Swift, Northern Cardinal, Gray Catbird, Chipping Sparrow, Black-capped Chickadee, White-breasted Nuthatch, Downy Woodpecker, Ruby-throated Hummingbird

Castle Neck River Reservation, Ipswich: Chimney Swift, Great Blue Heron, Great Egret, Red-tailed Hawk, Downy Woodpecker, Willow Flycatcher, Eastern Kingbird, Warbling Vireo, American Crow, Purple Martin, Barn Swallow, American Robin, Gray Catbird, European Starling, American Goldfinch, Song Sparrow, Bobolink, Eastern Meadowlark, Orchard Oriole, Red-winged Blackbird, Common Grackle, Blue-winged Warbler, Common Yellowthroat, Yellow Warbler, Northern Cardinal, Rose-breasted Grosbeak, Indigo Bunting

Gillis Bridge, Newburyport: Cliff Swallow, Peregrine Falcon, Rock Pigeon

Woodsom Farm, Amesbury: Northern Flicker, American Robin, Bobolink, European Starling, Savannah Sparrow, Song Sparrow, House Sparrow, Red-winged Blackbird, Northern Mockingbird, Common Grackle, Eastern Kingbird, Brown Thrasher, Mourning Dove, Cedar Waxwing, Northern Cardinal, Blue Jay, Common Yellowthroat, Yellow Warbler, Gray Catbird, Barn Swallow, Tree Swallow, Chimney Swift, Killdeer, Black-capped Chickadee, Willow Flycatcher, Canada Geese, Eastern Meadowlark

Hines and Chain Bridge area, Newburtport/Amesbury: Cliff Swallow, Double-crested Cormorant, Osprey, Rock Pigeon

Middle Road, Byfield: Willett, Marsh Wren, Common Yellowthroat, Red-winged Blackbird, Tree Swallow, Cedar Waxwing

Union Street, Newburyport: Northern Cardinal, Chimney Swift, Osprey, American Robin

New England Biolabs, Ipswich: Eastern Kingbird, Warbling Vireo, Blue Jay, American Crow, Black-capped Chickadee, Tufted Titmouse, Eastern Bluebird, Gray Catbird, American Goldfinch, Chipping Sparrow, Song Sparrow, Swamp Sparrow, Baltimore Oriole, Red-winged Blackbird, Common Grackle, Common Yellowthroat, Yellow Warbler, Northern Cardinal, Mute Swan, Double-crested Cormorant, Red-tailed Hawk

New Hampshire Seacoast: Little Egret, Common Loon, Snowy Egret

Point Shore, Amesbury: Barn Swallow, Northern Rough-winged Swallow, Bald Eagle, Great Blue Heron, Double-crested Cormorant