Bird Sightings: The Voice of 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.
Seabirds and shorebirds continue to headline summer birding activity right now. Boat trips going out of practically every Massachusetts port are reporting good numbers of shearwaters offshore at the moment, with Cory’s Shearwaters seemingly being the most numerous, followed by Great, Sooty, and Manx shearwaters. Wilson’s Storm-Petrels are also being seen in good numbers as well. Read more
Six upland sandpipers were seen in the Westover Grasslands at the end of West Road in Ludlow. Two red-headed woodpeckers continue to be reported in Longmeadow. A great egret was seen in Springfield and a snowy egret was reported in Longmeadow. Wilson’s snipe continue to be seen in Hadley. Read more