Bird Sightings: The Voice of Audubon

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

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

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Eastern Massachusetts

Sightings this week at Parker River National Wildlife Refuge on Plum Island included 2 Northern Shovelers, a Yellow-crowned Night-Heron, 4 White-rumped Sandpipers, multiple Black-billed and Yellow-billed Cuckoos, a singing Red-breasted Nuthatch, and 5 Purple Finches. Read More >

An Audubon’s Warbler, the western subspecies of Yellow-rumped Warbler, was seen this week at Mount Auburn Cemetery in Cambridge, although the bird has not been reported since June 11. Read More >

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Western Massachusetts

A redhead duck continues to be seen on the Lower Mill Pond in Easthampton. A Barrow’s goldeneye continues to be reported on the Connecticut River in Agawam, where an Iceland gull was also found. Read more >

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