Cape Cod Weekly Bird Sightings

Eastern kingbird at Wellfleet Bay © Richard Johnson
Eastern kingbird © Richard Johnson

Below are the most recent sightings from the last four weeks in the Cape Cod area.

About the Sightings 

If you want to report a sighting, or have questions about these sightings, call Wellfleet Bay at 508-349-2615 or send an email to

The Cape Cod Natural History Hotline is sponsored by the Bird Watcher's General Store in Orleans and Wellfleet Bay Wildlife Sanctuary. 

Recent Sightings

Birds noted at Race Point included up to 14 Common Murres, up to 150 Razorbills, increasing numbers of Red-throated Loons, a male King Eider, and a continuing Pacific Loon. Read More >

A Eurasian Wigeon was discovered on a pond in Sandwich this weekend. American Woodcocks have been vocalizing and displaying on the Cape recently with sightings in Wellfleet, Barnstable, and Sandwich. Read More >