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 sedge wren and lark sparrow continued this week at Fort Hill in Eastham, where an American bittern, a turkey vulture, a fox sparrow, and a yellow-breasted chat were also seen. Read more >

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Eastern Massachusetts

Results from the Quabbin Christmas Bird Count conducted on December 31 were highlighted by 6 Ruffed Grouse, 18 Bald Eagles, a Rough-legged Hawk, a Golden Eagle, 15 Great Horned Owls, 6 Northern Saw-whet Owls, 51 Red-bellied Woodpeckers, 15 Pileated Woodpeckers, 28 Common Ravens, a Pine Grosbeak, and 5 Evening Grosbeaks. Read more >

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Western Massachusetts

A flock of six red crossbills was feeding in Tolland. A northern saw-whet owl was seen in Longmeadow and a long-eared owl continues to be reported in Shutesbury. Read more >

Past Sightings