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

Sightings of Bohemian waxwings continue at High Head in Truro, with 26 reported as recently as the 9th.

An early osprey was reported from Cedar Pond by the Orleans rotary on the 9th.

Several reports of returning red-winged blackbirds around the area herald the impending, if hard imagine, spring. Read More

Past Sightings

Eastern Massachusetts

Early signs of spring continued this week with small numbers of Wood Ducks, Great Blue Herons, Turkey Vultures, Red-shouldered Hawks, Killdeer, a few Tree Swallows, and increasing numbers of Red-winged Blackbirds and Common Grackles all offering promise of things to come. Read More

Past Sightings

Western Massachusetts

A flock of more than 50 bohemian waxwings has been seen for several days at Hamilton Orchards on West Street in New Salem.

Another flock of 50 bohemian waxwings was reported in Cheshire, 14 were found in Gill and four were seen in Belchertown. Read More

Past Sightings