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Quabbin Reservoir – 7/3/16

Quabbin Reservoir--Gate 10, Hampshire, Massachusetts, US Jul 3, 2016 7:00 AM - 1:00 PM Protocol: Traveling 4.5 mile(s) Comments:     SSBC/BBC trip 49 species Wood Duck  1     young bird, just a week or so out of the nest, no adult or siblings seen Great Blue Heron (Blue form)  1 Turkey Vulture  2 Broad-winged Hawk  [...]

Quabbin Reservoir – 7/3/16 2017-07-10T20:07:16+00:00

Housatonic Valley & October Mountain – 6/19/16

Housatonic River Valley WMA, Berkshire, Massachusetts, US Jun 19, 2016 6:00 AM - 6:45 AM Protocol: Traveling 0.5 mile(s) Comments:     BBC/SSBC trip 39 species Canada Goose  7 Mallard (Northern)  1 Ring-necked Pheasant (Ring-necked)  1 Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon)  X Mourning Dove  1 Belted Kingfisher  1 Northern Flicker (Yellow-shafted)  1 Alder Flycatcher  1 Willow Flycatcher  [...]

Housatonic Valley & October Mountain – 6/19/16 2017-07-10T20:07:16+00:00

Mount Greylock – 6/18/16

Mt. Greylock, Berkshire, Massachusetts, US Jun 18, 2016 6:00 AM - 3:00 PM Protocol: Traveling 14.5 mile(s) Comments:     BBC/SSBC trip 48 species Turkey Vulture  7 Broad-winged Hawk  2 Mourning Dove  1 Yellow-bellied Sapsucker  2 Downy Woodpecker (Eastern)  1 Northern Flicker (Yellow-shafted)  2 Pileated Woodpecker  1 Eastern Wood-Pewee  3 Least Flycatcher  3 Eastern Phoebe  1 [...]

Mount Greylock – 6/18/16 2017-07-10T20:07:16+00:00

Mount Auburn Cemetery – 5/2/16

Mt. Auburn Cemetery, Middlesex, Massachusetts, US May 2, 2016 6:00 AM - 7:50 AM Protocol: Traveling 1.5 mile(s) Comments:     BBC walk led by Neil Hayward.  <br />Submitted from eBird for iOS, version 1.1.5 Build 44 30 species Mallard  4 Great Blue Heron  1 Mourning Dove  4 Great Horned Owl  1 Red-bellied Woodpecker  2 Downy [...]

Mount Auburn Cemetery – 5/2/16 2017-07-10T20:07:17+00:00

Newburyport and Vicinity – 4/25/16

Newburyport Harbor, Essex, Massachusetts, US Apr 25, 2016 7:35 AM - 8:00 AM Protocol: Stationary Comments:     Led BBC trip.  Quick visit to the Harbor as the tide was 2/3 out.  Lots of birds out there.  Probably undercounted most species. 16 species (+1 other taxa) Brant  60 Canada Goose  25 American Black Duck  4 Long-tailed [...]

Newburyport and Vicinity – 4/25/16 2017-07-10T20:07:17+00:00

Mount Auburn Cemetery – 4/25/16

Mt. Auburn Cemetery, Middlesex, Massachusetts, US Apr 25, 2016 6:30 AM - 8:30 AM Protocol: Traveling 1.0 mile(s) Comments:     <br />Submitted from eBird for iOS, version 1.1.5 Build 44 23 species Mallard  4 Wild Turkey  1 Great Blue Heron  1 Mourning Dove  3 Great Horned Owl  1 Red-bellied Woodpecker  3 Downy Woodpecker  3 Northern [...]

Mount Auburn Cemetery – 4/25/16 2017-07-10T20:07:17+00:00

Mount Auburn Cemetery – 4/24/16

Mt. Auburn Cemetery, Middlesex, Massachusetts, US Apr 24, 2016 6:30 AM - 9:50 AM Protocol: Traveling 1.0 mile(s) Comments:     BBC walk. 37-47, sunny. 33 species Canada Goose  X Mallard (Northern)  3 Wild Turkey  4 Great Blue Heron (Blue form)  2 Mourning Dove  4 Great Horned Owl (Great Horned)  2 Red-bellied Woodpecker  4 Downy Woodpecker [...]

Mount Auburn Cemetery – 4/24/16 2017-07-10T20:07:17+00:00

Mount Auburn Cemetery – 04/23/2016

Despite the gloomy conditions, with occasional rain, the birds put on a good show for this morning's BBC walk. Migrants included a Blue-headed Vireo, Yellow-rumped Warbler and at least 8 Hermit Thrushes. For many the highlight was the pair of Great Horned Owls, snuggling on the same branch in the dell. eBird checklist below. Mt. [...]

Mount Auburn Cemetery – 04/23/2016 2017-07-10T20:07:17+00:00

Brooks Estate – 4/21/16

Brooks Estate, Middlesex, Massachusetts, US Apr 21, 2016 8:02 AM - 9:54 AM Protocol: Traveling 1.7 mile(s) Comments:     <br />Submitted from eBird Android 1.0.4 25 species Mourning Dove  1 Barred Owl  2 Red-bellied Woodpecker  3 Downy Woodpecker  4 Northern Flicker  2 Eastern Phoebe  1 Blue Jay  8 American Crow  3 Black-capped Chickadee  4 Tufted [...]

Brooks Estate – 4/21/16 2017-07-10T20:07:17+00:00

Mount Auburn Cemetery – 04/18/16

14 birders joined me this morning in Mount Auburn Cemetery for the Brookline Bird Club walk. As a reminder, the BBC has Mount Auburn Cemetery walks every day in spring from April 15 - May 21. More details at: http://www.brooklinebirdclub.org/trips/. Checklist below:   Mt. Auburn Cemetery, Middlesex, Massachusetts, US Apr 18, 2016 6:30 AM - 8:45 [...]

Mount Auburn Cemetery – 04/18/16 2017-07-10T20:07:17+00:00