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 young female rufous hummingbird remains settled in at the private residence in Brewster where she has been since the 9th.

A Pacific loon passed Sandy Neck in Barnstable on the 23rd, along with 350 long-tailed ducks, 15 red-throated loons, 75 common loons, 2 horned grebes, 4 red-necked grebes, 15 Cory’s shearwaters, 2 Leach’s storm-petrels, 300 northern gannets, an osprey, a pomarine jaeger, 3 razorbills, and 3 American pipits. Read More

Past Sightings

Eastern Massachusetts

Migration this week featured good movements of sea ducks and other freshwater waterfowl, Sharp-shinned and Red-tailed hawks, Northern Saw-whet Owls at several inland owl banding stations, Winter Wrens, Hermit Thrushes, Orange-crowned Warblers, Dark-eyed Juncos, Purple Finches, and Pine Siskins. Read More

Past Sightings

Western Massachusetts

A golden eagle was seen in Holyoke, and a northern goshawk was reported in Northampton.

A greater white-fronted goose was found in Lee. Read More

Past Sightings