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Recent Bird Sightings from Plum Island


Here’s a list of recent bird sightings from Plum Island, located in Newburyport, Newbury, Rowley, and Ipswich, Massachusetts. Most sightings are from the Parker River National Wildlife Refuge, which makes up the southern two thirds of the island. This information is only as complete as the reports received. A few reports to eBird are occasionally integrated into this page.

See the legend after the list for an explanation of terms. You can find most of the locations on the Parker River NWR map.

There are 71 species currently on the list. The list covers the last 10 days.



Recent Bird Sightings from Plum Island — updated January 14, 2019

  • Canada Goose, Branta canadensis
    • 13 Jan, 400+ var, t wetmore
    • 12 Jan, mn cross, d adrien
    • 12 Jan, 32 cross, d prima
    • 12 Jan, 52 cross, n landry
    • 11 Jan, 100s var, t wetmore
    • 10 Jan, 100s var, t wetmore
    • 09 Jan, 240, s sullivan
    • 08 Jan, mn var, t wetmore
    • 06 Jan, 56, j barcus
    • 06 Jan, 38, n landry
    • 06 Jan, 100s var, t wetmore
    • 05 Jan, 255, n landry
    • 04 Jan, 43, d prima
    • 04 Jan, ~350, j keeley
    • 04 Jan, 100s var, t wetmore
  • Mute Swan, Cygnus olor
    • 06 Jan, 2, j barcus
    • 06 Jan, 2 pan w/two, t wetmore
    • 05 Jan, 1, n landry
    • 04 Jan, 2, j keeley
    • 04 Jan, 2 pans, t wetmore
  • Gadwall, Mareca strepera
    • 10 Jan, ~8 pan n end scurves, t wetmore
    • 09 Jan, 6, s sullivan
    • 06 Jan, 14, j barcus
    • 06 Jan, 22+ three pan, t wetmore
    • 05 Jan, 16, n landry
    • 04 Jan, 14 three pans, d prima
    • 04 Jan, 18, j keeley
    • 04 Jan, 22 pans, t wetmore
  • American Wigeon, Mareca americana
    • 05 Jan, 1, n landry
    • 04 Jan, 1 three pans, d prima
    • 04 Jan, 1, j keeley
    • 04 Jan, 1 pans, t wetmore
  • Mallard, Anas platyrhynchos
    • 13 Jan, 10+ var inc 4 one ocean, t wetmore
    • 12 Jan, 1 stage, d adrien
    • 12 Jan, 8 emerson rks, d prima
    • 12 Jan, 4 seven ocean, n landry
    • 11 Jan, sev var, t wetmore
    • 10 Jan, sev var inc ramp, pans, stage, t wetmore
    • 09 Jan, 30, s sullivan
    • 08 Jan, sev var, t wetmore
    • 06 Jan, 12, j barcus
    • 06 Jan, 14, n landry
    • 06 Jan, 30+ var, t wetmore
    • 05 Jan, 9, n landry
    • 04 Jan, 21, d prima
    • 04 Jan, ~20, j keeley
    • 04 Jan, 15+ var, t wetmore
  • American Black Duck, Anas rubripes
    • 13 Jan, 200+ var inc 20 one & seven ocean, t wetmore
    • 11 Jan, sev var, t wetmore
    • 10 Jan, 100s var, t wetmore
    • 09 Jan, ~150, s sullivan
    • 08 Jan, mn var, t wetmore
    • 06 Jan, 255, j barcus
    • 06 Jan, 280, n landry
    • 06 Jan, 100s var, t wetmore
    • 05 Jan, 320, n landry
    • 04 Jan, 104, d prima
    • 04 Jan, ~580, j keeley
    • 04 Jan, 100s var, t wetmore
  • Northern Pintail, Anas acuta
    • 09 Jan, 4, s sullivan
    • 06 Jan, 1 m pine ck, t wetmore
    • 04 Jan, 13 forward, d prima
    • 04 Jan, 1, j keeley
  • King Eider, Somateria spectabilis
    • 13 Jan, 1 m emerson, t wetmore
    • 12 Jan, 1 m seven ocean, m emmons
    • 10 Jan, 1 m seven ocean, t wetmore
    • 08 Jan, 1 m seven ocean, t wetmore
    • 06 Jan, 1 m barhead, w tatro
    • 05 Jan, 1, n landry
  • Common Eider, Somateria mollissima
    • 13 Jan, 12 seven ocean, t wetmore
    • 12 Jan, 4, d prima
    • 12 Jan, 8 seven ocean, n landry
    • 11 Jan, 8 seven ocean, t wetmore
    • 10 Jan, 12+ seven ocean, t wetmore
    • 09 Jan, 25, s sullivan
    • 08 Jan, ~200 seven ocean, t wetmore
    • 06 Jan, 25, j barcus
    • 06 Jan, 12, n landry
    • 06 Jan, 20+ seven ocean, t wetmore
    • 05 Jan, 16, n landry
    • 04 Jan, 17, d prima
    • 04 Jan, 18 seven ocean, t wetmore
  • Surf Scoter, Melanitta perspicillata
    • 09 Jan, 8, s sullivan
    • 04 Jan, 1, d prima
  • White-winged Scoter, Melanitta fusca
    • 13 Jan, 25 one ocean, t wetmore
    • 12 Jan, 11, d prima
    • 11 Jan, 2 seven ocean, t wetmore
    • 10 Jan, 2+ seven ocean, t wetmore
    • 09 Jan, ~50, s sullivan
    • 08 Jan, 16+ one & seven ocean, t wetmore
    • 06 Jan, 2, j barcus
    • 06 Jan, 3, n landry
    • 06 Jan, 25+ one & seven ocean, t wetmore
    • 04 Jan, 32, d prima
    • 04 Jan, 25+ one & seven ocean, t wetmore
  • Black Scoter, Melanitta americana
    • 13 Jan, 28+ inc 16+ onc ocean, 12 seven ocean, t wetmore
    • 12 Jan, 16, d prima
    • 12 Jan, 30 seven ocean, n landry
    • 11 Jan, 2 seven ocean, t wetmore
    • 10 Jan, 8+ seven ocean, t wetmore
    • 09 Jan, ~25, s sullivan
    • 08 Jan, 80+ one & seven ocean, t wetmore
    • 06 Jan, 12, j barcus
    • 06 Jan, 30, n landry
    • 06 Jan, 60+ one & seven ocean, t wetmore
    • 05 Jan, 40, n landry
    • 04 Jan, 57, d prima
    • 04 Jan, 6 five ocean, j keeley
    • 04 Jan, 120+ one & seven ocean, t wetmore
  • Scoter species
    • 09 Jan, ~200, s sullivan
  • Long-tailed Duck, Clangula hyemalis
    • 13 Jan, 60+ inc 20+ one, 40+ seven ocean, t wetmore
    • 12 Jan, 23, d prima
    • 11 Jan, 8 seven ocean, t wetmore
    • 10 Jan, 16+ seven ocean, t wetmore
    • 09 Jan, 7, s sullivan
    • 08 Jan, 50+ one & seven ocean, t wetmore
    • 06 Jan, 1, j barcus
    • 06 Jan, 5, n landry
    • 06 Jan, 20+ one & seven ocean, t wetmore
    • 05 Jan, 3, n landry
    • 04 Jan, 7, d prima
    • 04 Jan, 30+ one & seven ocean, t wetmore
  • Bufflehead, Bucephala albeola
    • 13 Jan, 30+ seven ocean, t wetmore
    • 12 Jan, 3, d prima
    • 11 Jan, 16 seven ocean, t wetmore
    • 10 Jan, 1 pine ck, t wetmore
    • 09 Jan, 11, s sullivan
    • 08 Jan, 18+ most seven ocean, t wetmore
    • 06 Jan, 5, j barcus
    • 06 Jan, 3, n landry
    • 06 Jan, 16+ inc forward, pine ck, stage, seven ocean, t wetmore
    • 05 Jan, 7, n landry
    • 04 Jan, 4, d prima
    • 04 Jan, 8+ var, t wetmore
  • Common Goldeneye, Bucephala clangula
    • 13 Jan, 8+ inc 2 ramp, 6+ seven ocean, t wetmore
    • 12 Jan, 5, d prima
    • 12 Jan, 5 seven ocean, n landry
    • 11 Jan, 12 inc 10 ramp, 2 seven ocean, t wetmore
    • 10 Jan, 22+ inc 16+ ramp, 6+ seven ocean, t wetmore
    • 09 Jan, 9, s sullivan
    • 08 Jan, 8 seven ocean, t wetmore
    • 06 Jan, 2, j barcus
    • 06 Jan, 2, n landry
    • 06 Jan, 3 seven ocean, t wetmore
    • 05 Jan, 5, n landry
    • 04 Jan, 8, d prima
    • 04 Jan, 8 inc 2 f/ramp, 6 seven ocean, t wetmore
  • Hooded Merganser, Lophodytes cucullatus
    • 10 Jan, 3 inc 2 pi rv, 1 north pool olook, t wetmore
    • 09 Jan, 1, s sullivan
    • 04 Jan, 1 forward, d prima
    • 04 Jan, 1 pines marsh, j keeley
  • Common Merganser, Mergus merganser
    • 09 Jan, 1 north pool near dike, s sullivan
  • Red-breasted Merganser, Mergus serrator
    • 13 Jan, 2 ramp, t wetmore
    • 12 Jan, 3, d prima
    • 11 Jan, 3 ramp, t wetmore
    • 10 Jan, 4+ inc 2 ramp, 2+ seven ocean, t wetmore
    • 09 Jan, 3, s sullivan
    • 08 Jan, 8 one & seven ocean, t wetmore
    • 06 Jan, 5, j barcus
    • 06 Jan, 6, n landry
    • 06 Jan, 1-2 seven ocean, t wetmore
    • 05 Jan, 10, n landry
    • 04 Jan, 4 main pans, d prima
    • 04 Jan, 7 pans, j keeley
    • 04 Jan, 10+ var inc f/ramp, pans, seven ocean, t wetmore
  • Wild Turkey, Meleagris gallopavo
    • 05 Jan, 15 n/refuge, n landry
    • 04 Jan, 8 n/refuge, j keeley
  • Horned Grebe, Podiceps auritus
    • 13 Jan, 6 inc 2 one ocean, 4 seven ocean, t wetmore
    • 12 Jan, 1, d prima
    • 12 Jan, 1 seven ocean, n landry
    • 11 Jan, 2 seven ocean, t wetmore
    • 09 Jan, 3, s sullivan
    • 08 Jan, 6 seven ocean, t wetmore
    • 06 Jan, 1, j barcus
    • 06 Jan, 3, n landry
    • 06 Jan, 8+ one & seven ocean, t wetmore
    • 05 Jan, 3, n landry
    • 04 Jan, 1, d prima
    • 04 Jan, 8+ one & seven ocean, t wetmore
  • Red-necked Grebe, Podiceps grisegena
    • 12 Jan, 1, d prima
    • 09 Jan, 1, s sullivan
    • 06 Jan, 1+ one ocean, t wetmore
    • 04 Jan, 4-6 one ocean, t wetmore
  • Rock Pigeon, Columba livia
    • 13 Jan, 30+ n/refuge, t wetmore
    • 09 Jan, 21, s sullivan
    • 06 Jan, 10, j barcus
    • 06 Jan, 60+ n/refuge, t wetmore
    • 04 Jan, 20 north of gate, j keeley
    • 04 Jan, lg fk n/refuge, t wetmore
  • Mourning Dove, Zenaida macroura
    • 09 Jan, 2, s sullivan
    • 05 Jan, 1, n landry
    • 04 Jan, 5 north of gate, j keeley
  • Sanderling, Calidris alba
    • 12 Jan, 6 three beach, d prima
    • 06 Jan, 48, j barcus
    • 04 Jan, ~80 beach s/five platform, j keeley
    • 04 Jan, 100+ seven beach, t wetmore
  • Dunlin, Calidris alpina
    • 12 Jan, 17 three beach, d prima
    • 11 Jan, 1 flyby seven beach, t wetmore
    • 04 Jan, sev seven beach w/sanderlings, t wetmore
  • Murre species
    • 06 Jan, 1 dead three beach, j barcus
  • Razorbill, Alca torda
    • 13 Jan, 2 one ocean, t wetmore
    • 09 Jan, 9 one & seven ocean, s sullivan
    • 08 Jan, 10+ one ocean, t wetmore
    • 06 Jan, 1, j barcus
    • 06 Jan, 12 one ocean, t wetmore
    • 05 Jan, 2, n landry
    • 04 Jan, 10+ one & seven ocean, t wetmore
  • Alcid species
    • 09 Jan, 6 far ocean, s sullivan
  • Black-legged Kittiwake, Rissa tridactyla
    • 04 Jan, 2+ one ocean, t wetmore
  • Ring-billed Gull, Larus delawarensis
    • 12 Jan, 16, d prima
    • 09 Jan, 4, s sullivan
    • 06 Jan, 3, j barcus
    • 04 Jan, 3, d prima
    • 04 Jan, 3, j keeley
  • Herring Gull, Larus argentatus
    • 13 Jan, fw var, t wetmore
    • 12 Jan, 9, d prima
    • 12 Jan, 11, n landry
    • 11 Jan, sev var, t wetmore
    • 10 Jan, sev var, t wetmore
    • 09 Jan, 8, s sullivan
    • 08 Jan, sev var, t wetmore
    • 06 Jan, 9, j barcus
    • 06 Jan, 4, n landry
    • 06 Jan, 25+ var, t wetmore
    • 05 Jan, 3, n landry
    • 04 Jan, 2, d prima
    • 04 Jan, ~30, j keeley
    • 04 Jan, mn var, t wetmore
  • Great Black-backed Gull, Larus marinus
    • 12 Jan, 3, d prima
    • 11 Jan, 1 seven beach, t wetmore
    • 10 Jan, 3-4 inc ramp & seven beach, t wetmore
    • 09 Jan, 3, s sullivan
    • 08 Jan, 2+ inc seven beach, t wetmore
    • 06 Jan, 6, j barcus
    • 06 Jan, 1, n landry
    • 06 Jan, 4-5 var inc ramp, ocean, t wetmore
    • 04 Jan, 2, d prima
    • 04 Jan, 2, j keeley
    • 04 Jan, 3-4 var inc ramp, seven beach, t wetmore
  • Red-throated Loon, Gavia stellata
    • 13 Jan, 1-2 one ocean, t wetmore
    • 12 Jan, 2, d prima
    • 09 Jan, 3, s sullivan
    • 08 Jan, 1 one ocean, t wetmore
    • 06 Jan, 1, j barcus
    • 06 Jan, 3+ one ocean, t wetmore
    • 05 Jan, 1, n landry
    • 04 Jan, 4 one ocean, t wetmore
  • Common Loon, Gavia immer
    • 13 Jan, 4 one & seven ocean, t wetmore
    • 12 Jan, 1 flyby, n landry
    • 11 Jan, 1 seven ocean, t wetmore
    • 09 Jan, 6, s sullivan
    • 08 Jan, 8 one & seven ocean, t wetmore
    • 06 Jan, 1, j barcus
    • 06 Jan, 2, n landry
    • 06 Jan, 6+ one & seven ocean, t wetmore
    • 04 Jan, 5, d prima
    • 04 Jan, 1 five ocean, j keeley
    • 04 Jan, 6-8 one & seven ocean, t wetmore
  • Northern Gannet, Morus bassanus
    • 09 Jan, 4, s sullivan
    • 06 Jan, 1, j barcus
    • 06 Jan, 4+ one ocean, t wetmore
    • 04 Jan, 4+ one ocean, t wetmore
  • Great Blue Heron, Ardea herodias
    • 13 Jan, 1 marsh n/causeway, t wetmore
  • Bald Eagle, Haliaeetus leucocephalus
    • 13 Jan, 1 x/pi sound, t wetmore
    • 11 Jan, 1 im north marsh, t wetmore
    • 10 Jan, 2-3 im inc north marsh, w/wardens, south marsh, t wetmore
    • 06 Jan, 1, j barcus
    • 06 Jan, 2 inc im pines platform, ad grape is, t wetmore
    • 04 Jan, 1 ad north pool dike, j keeley
  • Northern Harrier, Circus hudsonius
    • 13 Jan, 2 north marsh, t wetmore
    • 12 Jan, 1 south scrub, d adrien
    • 12 Jan, 1, d prima
    • 12 Jan, 1 lot one, n landry
    • 10 Jan, 2-3 inc north marsh, north pool olook, goodno, t wetmore
    • 09 Jan, 4, s sullivan
    • 06 Jan, 2, j barcus
    • 06 Jan, 2, n landry
    • 06 Jan, 2-3 var, t wetmore
    • 05 Jan, 1, n landry
    • 04 Jan, 3, d prima
    • 04 Jan, 4, j keeley
    • 04 Jan, 3 inc 1 north marsh, 2 north field, t wetmore
  • Sharp-shinned Hawk, Accipiter striatus
    • 08 Jan, 1 sandy pt, t wetmore
    • 06 Jan, 1, n landry
  • Cooper's Hawk, Accipiter cooperii
    • 12 Jan, 1-2 cross thicket & stage, d adrien
    • 12 Jan, 2 cross, n landry
    • 09 Jan, 1, s sullivan
    • 06 Jan, yes, n landry
    • 05 Jan, 1, n landry
  • Red-tailed Hawk, Buteo jamaicensis
    • 06 Jan, 1, n landry
    • 06 Jan, 1-2 inc n/refuge, wardens, t wetmore
  • Rough-legged Hawk, Buteo lagopus
    • 13 Jan, 1 lt cross, t wetmore
    • 12 Jan, 1 north pool olook, d prima
    • 12 Jan, 1 north pool olook, n landry
    • 11 Jan, 2 inc north pool olook, stage, t wetmore
    • 10 Jan, 1 dk north field, t wetmore
    • 08 Jan, 1 dk north field, t wetmore
    • 06 Jan, 1, j barcus
    • 06 Jan, 1, n landry
    • 06 Jan, 2 inc dk north pool olook, lt cross, t wetmore
    • 04 Jan, 1, j keeley
    • 04 Jan, 1 dk north pool olook, t wetmore
  • Great Horned Owl, Bubo virginianus
    • 08 Jan, 1 h x/north field @ 6.57, t wetmore
  • Snowy Owl, Bubo scandiacus
    • 09 Jan, 1, s sullivan
    • 06 Jan, 1, j barcus
    • 06 Jan, 1, n landry
    • 04 Jan, 1 near cross, d prima
    • 04 Jan, 1 cross, t wetmore
  • Barred Owl, Strix varia
    • 09 Jan, 1 hellcat, s sullivan
    • 06 Jan, 1, n landry
    • 04 Jan, 1 scurves photo, d prima
  • Short-eared Owl, Asio flammeus
    • 04 Jan, 1 flyby middens, d prima
    • 04 Jan, 1 marsh tween one & two 6.50, t wetmore
  • Downy Woodpecker, Picoides pubescens
    • 13 Jan, 2+ rdside, t wetmore
    • 12 Jan, ~4 pines n/hellcat, d adrien
    • 12 Jan, 3, d prima
    • 11 Jan, 1+ rdside n/hellcat, t wetmore
    • 10 Jan, 1 goodno, t wetmore
    • 09 Jan, 1, s sullivan
    • 06 Jan, 1, j barcus
    • 04 Jan, 3, d prima
    • 04 Jan, 1 n/goodno, t wetmore
  • Hairy Woodpecker, Picoides villosus
    • 13 Jan, 2+ rdside, t wetmore
    • 12 Jan, ~4 pines n/hellcat, d adrien
    • 12 Jan, 1, d prima
    • 12 Jan, 2 hellcat, n landry
    • 11 Jan, 1+ rdside n/hellcat, t wetmore
    • 10 Jan, 1 goodno, t wetmore
    • 06 Jan, 1, j barcus
    • 06 Jan, 1 x/north field, t wetmore
    • 05 Jan, 1, n landry
    • 04 Jan, 1 n/goodno, d prima
    • 04 Jan, 1 n/goodno, t wetmore
  • Peregrine Falcon, Falco peregrinus
    • 09 Jan, 1, s sullivan
    • 05 Jan, 1, n landry
    • 04 Jan, 1 marsh w/pans, t wetmore
  • Blue Jay, Cyanocitta cristata
    • 13 Jan, 3+ rdside, t wetmore
    • 12 Jan, 1, n landry
    • 10 Jan, 1 h goodno, t wetmore
    • 09 Jan, 1, s sullivan
    • 06 Jan, 1, n landry
    • 06 Jan, 2+ n/refuge, t wetmore
    • 04 Jan, 4, d prima
    • 04 Jan, h pines, t wetmore
  • American Crow, Corvus brachyrhynchos
    • 13 Jan, h n/refuge, t wetmore
    • 12 Jan, 1, d prima
    • 12 Jan, 1, n landry
    • 11 Jan, 1 south marsh, t wetmore
    • 09 Jan, 3, s sullivan
    • 06 Jan, 4, n landry
    • 06 Jan, 2-3 inc grape is, t wetmore
    • 04 Jan, 1, d prima
    • 04 Jan, h pines, t wetmore
  • Horned Lark, Eremophila alpestris
    • 13 Jan, fk 15 sandy pt, m halsey
    • 13 Jan, h one dunes, t wetmore
    • 12 Jan, 8 seven dunes, d prima
    • 12 Jan, 14, n landry
    • 06 Jan, 19 sandy pt photo, j barcus
    • 04 Jan, 14 sandy pt, d prima
    • 04 Jan, ~20 sandy pt, r ross
  • Black-capped Chickadee, Poecile atricapillus
    • 13 Jan, 6+ var inc goodno, hellcat, t wetmore
    • 12 Jan, 6, d prima
    • 12 Jan, 1, n landry
    • 11 Jan, fw rdside, t wetmore
    • 10 Jan, sev goodno, t wetmore
    • 09 Jan, 3, s sullivan
    • 08 Jan, fw var inc n/cross, t wetmore
    • 06 Jan, 3, j barcus
    • 06 Jan, 7, n landry
    • 06 Jan, sev rdside var, t wetmore
    • 05 Jan, 3, n landry
    • 04 Jan, 2, d prima
    • 04 Jan, 2, j keeley
  • Red-breasted Nuthatch, Sitta canadensis
    • 13 Jan, 3+ inc x/north field, goodno, t wetmore
    • 06 Jan, 2+ h x/north field, t wetmore
    • 04 Jan, 1, d prima
  • Carolina Wren, Thryothorus ludovicianus
    • 09 Jan, 1, s sullivan
    • 08 Jan, 1 h goodno, t wetmore
  • Golden-crowned Kinglet, Regulus satrapa
    • 09 Jan, 1, s sullivan
  • Hermit Thrush, Catharus guttatus
    • 13 Jan, 1 h goodno, t wetmore
    • 12 Jan, 1 n/hellcat, d adrien
    • 12 Jan, 1 h rdside south field, d prima
    • 10 Jan, 1 goodno, p&f vale
  • American Robin, Turdus migratorius
    • 13 Jan, 25+ rdside most goodno area, t wetmore
    • 12 Jan, 20+ n/hellcat, d adrien
    • 12 Jan, 16, d prima
    • 12 Jan, 22, n landry
    • 11 Jan, 50+ most rdside n/hellcat, t wetmore
    • 10 Jan, 100+ var most goodno, t wetmore
    • 09 Jan, 12, s sullivan
    • 08 Jan, 100+ var, t wetmore
    • 06 Jan, 35, j barcus
    • 06 Jan, ~80, n landry
    • 06 Jan, sev rdside var, t wetmore
    • 05 Jan, 49, n landry
    • 04 Jan, 6, d prima
    • 04 Jan, 23, j keeley
    • 04 Jan, fw rdside var, t wetmore
  • Gray Catbird, Dumetella carolinensis
    • 12 Jan, h n/goodno, d adrien
  • Northern Mockingbird, Mimus polyglottos
    • 12 Jan, 2 inc n/scurves, pines field, d adrien
    • 12 Jan, 1, d prima
    • 12 Jan, 2, n landry
    • 10 Jan, 2+ south field, t wetmore
    • 08 Jan, 1+ inc one, t wetmore
    • 06 Jan, 2, j barcus
    • 06 Jan, 2, n landry
    • 05 Jan, 2, n landry
    • 04 Jan, 3, d prima
    • 04 Jan, 1, j keeley
    • 04 Jan, 1 seven thicket, t wetmore
  • European Starling, Sturnus vulgaris
    • 08 Jan, fk one, t wetmore
    • 06 Jan, 20+ n/refuge, t wetmore
    • 04 Jan, 10 n/refuge, j keeley
  • Cedar Waxwing, Bombycilla cedrorum
    • 12 Jan, 1-2 n/hellcat, d adrien
    • 10 Jan, fk 10 goodno, t wetmore
  • House Finch, Haemorhous mexicanus
    • 13 Jan, h n/refuge, t wetmore
    • 06 Jan, 3, j barcus
  • Common Redpoll, Acanthis flammea
    • 04 Jan, 9 rdside n/hellcat, d prima
  • American Goldfinch, Spinus tristis
    • 12 Jan, 4, n landry
    • 11 Jan, h goodno, t wetmore
    • 08 Jan, 1+ sandy pt, t wetmore
    • 06 Jan, 2, n landry
    • 04 Jan, 5, d prima
    • 04 Jan, 4-5 n/goodno, t wetmore
  • Snow Bunting, Plectrophenax nivalis
    • 12 Jan, 50+ s/wardens, d adrien
    • 12 Jan, 9 three beach, d prima
    • 12 Jan, 29 wardens 29, n landry
    • 06 Jan, 65 three beach photo, j barcus
  • American Tree Sparrow, Spizelloides arborea
    • 13 Jan, 7+ rdside, t wetmore
    • 12 Jan, 2, d adrien
    • 12 Jan, 6, n landry
    • 10 Jan, 1 one, t wetmore
    • 09 Jan, 5, s sullivan
    • 08 Jan, 1 edge north field, t wetmore
    • 06 Jan, 1, j barcus
    • 06 Jan, 2-3 h rdside, t wetmore
    • 05 Jan, 3, n landry
    • 04 Jan, 2, d prima
    • 04 Jan, 3-4 rdside var, t wetmore
  • Song Sparrow, Melospiza melodia
    • 09 Jan, 3, s sullivan
    • 08 Jan, 1+ sandy pt, t wetmore
    • 05 Jan, 2, n landry
  • Swamp Sparrow, Melospiza georgiana
    • 13 Jan, 1 h north field, t wetmore
    • 06 Jan, 1 north field, t wetmore
    • 04 Jan, 1 north field phrags, t wetmore
  • White-throated Sparrow, Zonotrichia albicollis
    • 13 Jan, 5 rdside north field, t wetmore
    • 12 Jan, 8 inc 4 hellcat, 4 s/cross thicket, d adrien
    • 12 Jan, 3, d prima
    • 12 Jan, 10, n landry
    • 11 Jan, 1+ goodno, t wetmore
    • 06 Jan, 2, j barcus
    • 05 Jan, 1, n landry
    • 04 Jan, 3, d prima
    • 04 Jan, 2-3 rdside var, t wetmore
  • Dark-eyed Junco, Junco hyemalis
    • 10 Jan, 1 scurves, t wetmore
    • 09 Jan, 2, s sullivan
    • 04 Jan, 1, d prima
  • Yellow-rumped Warbler, Setophaga coronata
    • 11 Jan, 1 flyby goodno, t wetmore
    • 09 Jan, 1, s sullivan
    • 06 Jan, 3, j barcus
    • 06 Jan, 2, n landry
    • 05 Jan, 4, n landry
    • 04 Jan, 1 n/goodno, d prima
    • 04 Jan, 1 pines, j keeley
    • 04 Jan, 1-2 rdside n/goodno, t wetmore
  • Northern Cardinal, Cardinalis cardinalis
    • 13 Jan, 2 inc pr goodno, t wetmore
    • 12 Jan, 2, d prima
    • 12 Jan, 1, n landry
    • 11 Jan, 1+ hellcat, t wetmore
    • 10 Jan, 2 goodno, t wetmore
    • 09 Jan, 2, s sullivan
    • 08 Jan, 1+ sandy pt, t wetmore
    • 06 Jan, 4, j barcus
    • 06 Jan, 2, n landry
    • 04 Jan, 1, d prima
    • 04 Jan, 1-2 rdside, t wetmore

Legend
  • m - male
  • f - female
  • pr - pair
  • fk - flock
  • ad - adult
  • im - immature
  • jv - juvenal
  • sm - small
  • lg - large
  • lt - light morph
  • dk - dark morph
  • n - north
  • s - south
  • e - east
  • w - west
  • inc - including
  • migr - migrating

  • forward - Bill Forward Pool
  • one - Lot one area
  • three - Lot three area
  • seven - Lot seven area
  • emerson - Emerson Rocks
  • cross - Cross Farm Hill area
  • pans - North pans to lot three
  • north field - North boundary field
  • south field - South boundary field
  • north marsh - salt marsh from gate to wardens
  • south marsh - salt marsh from pines to cross
  • stage - Stage Island Pool area
  • pines - Pines Trail area
  • gate - Gate house area
  • blind - Blind on Bill Forward Pool
  • wardens - Sub-headquarters area
  • sound - Plum Island Sound


January 14, 2019, Tom Wetmore