Eastern Massachusetts Bird Sightings

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

Below are the sightings from the last four weeks in Eastern Massachusetts.

Despite the less than ideal weather for fall migration recently a variety of migrants continues to be reported from various locations, including increasing numbers of Broad-winged and Sharp-shinned Hawks [...] Read More >

A sizeable and unseasonable movement of Red Crossbills is evidently underway in Massachusetts. This week, 3 were seen at the Middlesex School in Concord, 2 were seen at Mass Audubon’s Moose Hill Wildlife Sanctuary in Sharon, and groups of 4 at various other locations in Sharon. Read More >

This week’s highlight was a Bermuda Petrel, only the second ever recorded in Massachusetts, near the mouth of Hydrographer Canyon 120 miles south of Nantucket. Read More >