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

The mountain bluebird continues to be seen at Crane WMA in Falmouth.

Other sightings in Falmouth included 2 greater white-fronted geese and 3 snow geese continuing in the Falmouth High School area, a northern pintail and 5 redheads in Salt Pond, a canvasback on Sider’s Pond, a Barrow’s goldeneye and a bald eagle at Great Pond, a Eurasian wigeon and a redhead on Little Pond, and an American kestrel, a merlin, and 8 eastern meadowlarks at Crane WMA. Read More

Past Sightings

Eastern Massachusetts

A report from Gill in western Massachusetts featured a gull thought to be a Yellow-legged Gull from Europe.  The bird has been seen for the past several days at Turner’s Falls, most frequently late in the afternoon at Unity Park. Read More

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Western Massachusetts

A greater white-fronted goose and a cackling goose were found in Longmeadow.

Reports continue of the red-headed woodpeckers in Longmeadow.

A northern shrike is still being seen at the Moran Wildlife Management Area in Windsor. Read More

A greater white-fronted goose was found with other geese on the Connecticut River in Agawam.

Reports continue of the red-headed woodpeckers in Longmeadow. Read More

Past Sightings