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

A pair of redheads continue at Herring Pond in Eastham. Two king eiders were in the canal at Scusset Beach reservation in Sandwich. Read more >

The strong Nor’easter of this past week brought some nice seabirds to area beaches, including 2 Atlantic puffins, 2 dovekies, 3 thick-billed murres, a black guillemot, 92 northern fulmars, 2 Iceland gulls, and 620 black-legged kittiwakes seen from Skaket Beach in Orleans. Read more >

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Eastern Massachusetts

Waterfowl tallied at the Topsfield Fairgrounds this week included a Cackling Goose, 10 Northern Pintail, 38 Green-winged Teal, and a Eurasian Green-winged Teal. 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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