Bird Sightings for Essex County, MA & Southern NH – August 31, 2015

Bird Sightings for Essex County, MA & Southern NH – August 31, 2015

Ruddy Turnstone by Tim Spahr

Parker River National Wildlife Refuge, Plum Island:
Canada Goose, American Black Duck, Mallard, Green-winged Teal, Common Eider, Double-crested Cormorant, Great Blue Heron, Great Egret,   Snowy Egret, Black-crowned Night-Heron, Yellow-crowned Night-Heron, Glossy Ibis, Turkey Vulture, Osprey, Northern Harrier, Bald Eagle, Whimbrel, Ruddy Turnstone, Hudsonian Godwit, Semipalmated Plover, Killdeer, Buff-breasted Sandpiper, Spotted Sandpiper, Stilt Sandpiper, Least Sandpiper, White-rumped Sandpiper, Semipalmated Sandpiper, Western Sandpiper, Greater Yellowlegs, Lesser Yellowlegs, Short-billed Dowitcher, Ring-billed Gull, Herring Gull, Great Black-backed Gull, Rock Pigeon, Mourning Dove, Peregrine Falcon, Eastern Phoebe, Eastern Kingbird, American Crow, Tree Swallow, Bank Swallow, Black-capped Chickadee, Gray Catbird, Northern Mockingbird, Cedar Waxwing, Common Yellowthroat, Yellow Warbler, Lark Sparrow, Song Sparrow, Eastern Towhee, Common Grackle, Baltimore Oriole, American Goldfinch, House Sparrow 

St. Mary’s Cemetery, Newburyport:
Red-tailed Hawk, Common Nighthawk, Chimney Swift, Tree Swallow, Cedar Waxwing, Chipping Sparrow, Northern Mockingbird, American Kestrel

Woodsom Farm, Amesbury: 
American Crow, Blue Jay, European Starling, Northern Mockingbird, Northern Cardinal, Song Sparrow, Gray Catbird, Black-capped Chickadee, House Sparrow, Eastern Meadowlark, Red-tailed Hawk, Mourning Dove, Great Blue Heron, Cedar Waxwing, Red-eyed Vireo, American Robin, Tufted Titmouse, Yellow Warbler, Common Yellowthroat, White-breasted Nuthatch,  Northern Waterthrush, Common Nighthawk, Tree Swallow, Barn Swallow

Various Areas in Nahant:
Connecticut Warbler, Common Nighthawk

Pine Island Road, Newbury:
House Wren, Tree Swallow, American Robin, Gray Catbird, Black-capped Chickadee, Black-and-white Warbler

Ferry Road, Salisbury:
Wild Turkey, Tree Swallow, Osprey, Barred Owl, Chipping Sparrow

Concord Street, West Gloucester:
Black Guillemot

Merrimack River, Amesbury to East Haverhill:
Common Nighthawk, Tree Swallow, Bank Swallow, Belted Kingfisher, Bald Eagle, Red-tailed Hawk, Osprey, Spotted Sandpiper, Least Sandpiper, Rock Pigeon, Double-crested Cormorant, Mallard, Great Blue Heron, Chimney Swift, Bald Eagle

Granite State Whale Watch out of Rye, NH:

Common Eider, Common Loon, Cory’s Shearwater, Great Shearwater, Manx Shearwater, Wilson’s Storm-Petrel, Northern Gannet, Double-crested Cormorant, Red-necked Phalarope, Herring Gull, Lesser Black-backed Gull, Great Black-backed Gull, Ruby-throated Hummingbird

Marblehead Neck Wildlife Sanctuary, Marblehead:
Hooded Warbler, Mourning Warbler, Blue-winged Warbler, Black-and-white Warbler, American Redstart, Common Yellowthroat, Red-eyed Vireo

Crow Lane, Newburyport:
Common Raven, Eastern Wood-Pewee

Patmos Road, Rowley:
Ring-necked Pheasant

Pease International Tradeport, Newington, NH:
Upland Sandpiper

Moulton Street, Newburyport:
Common Nighthawk, Gray Catbird, Downy Woodpecker, Ruby-throated Hummingbird, Chimney Swift, Common Grackle, Tree Swallow, Northern Cardinal, House Wren, Blue Jay, White-breasted Nuthatch, American Goldfinch, American Robin

Exeter Wastewater Treatment Plant, Exeter, NH:
Blue-winged Teal, Northern Pintail, Mallard, Ring-billed Gull, Wood Duck, Northern Shoveler, Pied-billed Grebe, Bald Eagle

7 Seas Whale Watch Out of Gloucester:
Greater Shearwater, Cory’s Shearwater, Sooty Shearwater, Manx Shearwater, Pomarine Jaeger, Northern Gannet, Wilson’s Storm-Petrel

Salisbury Beach State Reservation, Salisbury:
Brown Thrasher, Killdeer, Great Egret, Great Blue Heron, Greater Yellowlegs, Lesser Yellowlegs, Brant, Least Sandpiper, Double-crested Cormorant, Great Black-backed Gull, Herring Gull, Ring-billed Gull, Tree Swallow, Cedar Waxwing, American Goldfinch

New Hampshire Seacoast:
Baird’s Sandpiper, White-rumped Sandpiper, Western Sandpiper, Semipalmated Sandpiper, Pectoral Sandpiper, Whimbrel, Lark Sparrow, Black-crowned Night-Heron, Yellow-crowned Night-Heron, Great Cormorant, Common Loon, Bonaparte’s Gull, Peregrine Falcon, Merlin, Northern Waterthrush, Common Yellowthroat