Cape Cod Weekly Bird Sightings
Below are the most recently published sightings.
About the Sightings
The Cape Cod Natural History Hotline is sponsored by the Bird Watchers General Store in Orleans and Mass Audubon's Wellfleet Bay Wildlife Sanctuary.
If you have questions about these sightings, or want to report a sighting, call the Wellfleet Bay Wildlife Sanctuary at 508-349-2615 or send email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sightings from Race Point in Provincetown included an Atlantic puffin, a Pacific loon, 2 great shearwaters, 104 common murres, a thick-billed murre, 125 razorbills, a dovekie, a black guillemot, a pomarine jaeger, 225 black-legged kittiwakes, 12 Iceland gulls, 2 merlins, and 4 snowy owls. Read more >
Highlights from Sunday’s 86th annual Cape Cod Christmas Bird Count, which extends from Harwich to Eastham, included 2 firsts for the count in the form of 2 white-eyed vireos and a wood thrush, as well as a yellow-throated warbler, a snow goose, a Barrow’s goldeneye, [...] Read more >