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 gyrfalcon was reported again this week, this time from Nauset Beach in Orleans. Other sightings there included an American bittern, a great egret, a northern shrike, and an Audubon’s yellow-rumped warbler. Read more >

Past Sightings

Eastern Massachusetts

The mild weather late in the week ushered in several Red-shouldered Hawks, a number of Killdeer and American Woodcocks, an early Tree Swallow, several migrant flocks of Snow Buntings, small flocks of Red-winged Blackbirds and Common Grackles, and several Purple Finches. Read more >

Past Sightings

Western Massachusetts

A boreal chickadee is still visiting a feeder in Peru; Iceland and lesser black-backed gulls are still being reported at Turners Falls; and a ruddy duck was on Ludlow Reservoir. Read more >

Past Sightings