Bird Sightings: The Voice of Audubon

migrating flock © Richard Johnson, Mass Audubon
© Richard Johnson, Mass Audubon

The Voice of Audubon offers regular updates on birds sighted across the state to introduce you to the wide variety of species Massachusetts has to offer.

Below are the most recently published sightings.

Cape Cod

A rufous hummingbird has been visiting a private yard in Brewster since the 9th. Any hummingbird at this time of year is likely to be one of the species from out west, as ruby-throated hummingbirds have generally migrated by late September. Read More

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Eastern Massachusetts

Pine Siskins and Purple Finches continue to be reported moving through the state. On Saturday, an observer counted 21 Purple Finches and 288 Pine Siskins migrating over Peabody in and Hour and a half. Read More

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Western Massachusetts

A Nelson’s sparrow was found in the Arcadia Meadows of Northampton.

A white-fronted goose was seen with a large flock of Canada geese off Tannery Road in Southwick.

Six white-winged scoters and four Bonaparte’s gulls were seen at the southern end of the  Quabbin Reservoir. Read More

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