Nature & Wildlife
In Massachusetts, each season presents new and exciting opportunities to explore and understand our ever-changing landscape and its inhabitants. Here you can find information about commonly encountered wildlife and invasive plants.
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Common Fall & Winter Birds
The colder months are great for birding! Huge numbers of raptors and songbirds migrate south, hardy waterfowl return from their Arctic summer homes, and winter visitors like Snowy Owls arrive. Learn more about cold-weather birds found in Massachusetts.