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 great skua was seen at Corporation Beach in Dennis on the 21st, along with 77 red-throated loons, 19 red-necked grebes, 13 Cory’s shearwaters, 2 red phalaropes, a pomarine jaeger, 3 dovekies, 776 razorbills, 620 black-legged kittiwakes, and 310 Bonaparte’s gulls.

A lark sparrow, a dickcissel, and a yellow-billed cuckoo were reported from Fort Hill in Eastham. Read More

Past Sightings

Eastern Massachusetts

The Common Ground-Dove discovered in the Waltham Street Fields property in Lexington a week ago has apparently not been seen since last Sunday, however the MacGillivray’s Warbler that has been present for two weeks in the Busa Farm/Lexington community gardens was still present as recently as Wednesday. Read More

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Western Massachusetts

A short-eared owl was found in the Arcadia Meadows in Northampton.

A cackling goose was seen on the Campus Pond at the University of Massachusetts in Amherst. Read More

Past Sightings