Common Bird Species in Massachusetts
Find information about birds and bird behavior commonly encountered in Massachusetts. Learn about all the birds of Massachusetts in the Breeding Bird Atlas 2 and find out how they are doing in State of the Birds.
What's Happening Now - Spring
What's Happening in Spring?
- Finding baby birds
- Bird nest situations
- Birds flying into windows
- Birds attacking windows
- Birds in chimneys
- Helping injured birds
- Birds singing at night
- Birds acting aggressive
- Woodpeckers drumming
- Problems with feeding ducks
- Suggestions for feeding birds
- Learning about birdhouses
- Landscaping for birds
Hawkwatching & Recent Sightings
Spring migration season starts hitting its stride beginning in mid-April.
Get ready with our hawkwatching tips and tricks that will help you make the most of spring migration in Massachusetts.
Have there been any unusual or rare sightings in your area? Find out what birds are being seen where in Massachusetts with our regularly updated reports.