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 gray kingbird was reported near Keyes Beach in Hyannisport. This large flycatcher is typical of the Caribbean and Southeastern US and is a rare visitor to the area. Read more

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Eastern Massachusetts

Increasingly good numbers of pond ducks including Ring-necked Ducks, Lesser Scaup, and Ruddy Ducks are appearing on local ponds and reservoirs, and large numbers of shearwaters and jaegers continue to be seen off outer Cape Cod beaches.

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Western Massachusetts

The red-headed woodpecker continues to be reported at Lake Wallace in Belchertown. Two white-fronted geese were at Turners Falls. Another white-fronted goose and a cackling goose were found at Mt. Williams Reservoir in North Adams. Read more

Past Sightings