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 rufous hummingbird that has been visiting a private yard in Brewster since the 9th was last reported on the 18th.

Hundreds of Cory’s and small numbers of great, sooty, and Manx shearwaters are still being seen from Race Point in Provincetown, where other sightings included 2 pectoral sandpipers, 500 common terns, 3 Forster’s terns, up to 6 parasitic jaegers, and 2 American pipits. Read More

Past Sightings

Eastern Massachusetts

Pine Siskins and Purple Finches continue to be reported moving through the state. On Saturday, an observer counted 21 Purple Finches and 288 Pine Siskins migrating over Peabody in and Hour and a half. Read More

Past Sightings

Western Massachusetts

A Nelson’s sparrow was found in the Arcadia Meadows of Northampton.

Nineteen brant, five long-tailed ducks, five surf scoters and a black scoter were reported at the Winsor Dam on the Quabbin Reservoir. Read More

Past Sightings