Massachusetts Bird Sightings

Parent and child birding in spring © Charles Lawrence
© Charles Lawrence

Below are the sightings for the last several weeks from across Massachusetts.

The most notable reports this week included 2 continuing Black-necked Stilts at Nantucket, a most unusual spring record of a Baird’s Sandpiper at Plum Island, a Royal Tern at Race Point in Provincetown, [...] Read More >

The most notable highlights this week were a Black-bellied Whistling-Duck in the Berkshires, 2 Black-necked Stilts on Nantucket, and 2 Gull-billed Terns at Nauset Beach in Orleans. Read More >

This week saw a significant decline in the number of spring migrants with the notable exception of late-moving flycatchers.  The days ahead and the approaching weeks should witness the peak of the nesting season for many species. Read More >

The week was highlighted by the scattered appearance of a number of late migrants including both Black-billed and Yellow-billed cuckoos, several species of flycatchers, and Mourning Warblers. Read More >