Cape Cod Bird Sightings — Tuesday, March 30, 2021
The following sightings were reported between March 24–30, 2021.
Following the passage of a strong southerly weather pattern last weekend, a Prothonotary Warbler showed up at a feeder in Harwich and a Swallow-tailed Kite was reported from Provincetown.
A Tufted Duck continues on Great Pond in Eastham this week.
Birds at Chatham Airport this week included 144 Horned Larks, 3 American Pipits, 5 Lapland Longspurs, and 6 Snow Buntings.
Sightings at Race Point in Provincetown this week included a Red Phalarope, a Pacific Loon, 200 Red-breasted Mergansers, a Thick-billed Murre, and 20 Iceland Gulls.
Other sightings around the Cape this week included 3 Black Vultures in Falmouth, a Lesser Yellowlegs and 4 Short-billed Dowitchers in West Harwich, a Red-eyed Vireo elsewhere in Harwich, flocks of up to 15 Red Crossbills several places, 6 Evening Grosbeaks in Wellfleet, and 10 Common Redpolls in Truro.