Halibut Point – 10/17/21

Halibut Point SP, Essex, Massachusetts, US Oct 17, 2021 7:58 AM - 9:45 AM Protocol: Traveling 1.305 mile(s) Checklist Comments:    BBC - Halibut Point State Park, Rockport, Morning - Leader: Peter Van Demark - clear, 50s, strong north wind. Lots of Gannets, and the Dicksissel was special. 15 species White-winged Scoter  29 Ring-billed Gull  [...]

Fresh Pond, Cambridge – 10/16/21

Fresh Pond, Middlesex, Massachusetts, US Oct 16, 2021 6:45 AM - 9:15 AM Protocol: Traveling 2.0 mile(s) Checklist Comments:    Brookline Bird Club  bird walk Fresh Pond, Cambridge 27 species Canada Goose  17 American Black Duck  2 Ring-necked Duck  21 Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon)  7 Mourning Dove  2 Herring Gull  11 American Bittern  1 Turkey [...]

Nahanton Park, Newton – 10/16/21

Nahanton Park, Middlesex, Massachusetts, US Oct 16, 2021 8:05 AM - 10:39 AM Protocol: Traveling 1.429 mile(s) Checklist Comments:    BBC walk low 70's partly cloudy - lovely fall day.  Notably absent:  Eastern Phoebe 30 species (+1 other taxa) Red-shouldered Hawk  1    heard calling from the area abutting the golf course Red-tailed Hawk  1 [...]

Parker River NWR – 10/12/21

Parker River NWR, Essex, Massachusetts, US Oct 12, 2021 7:20 AM - 12:04 PM Protocol: Traveling 7.5 mile(s) Checklist Comments:    Mostly sunny. 64-72 degrees with winds South 2 mph to WSW 5 mph. Outgoing tide with low tide at 10:42 am.  With Brookline Bird Club walk led by Dave Williams. Stops at main pans, [...]

Parker River NWR – Big Sit – 10/10/21

Parker River NWR--Hellcat Dike, Essex, Massachusetts, US Oct 10, 2021 7:10 AM - 6:10 PM Protocol: Stationary Checklist Comments:    Brookline Bird Club: Big Sit at Plum Island Hellcat Tower, Parker River NWR. Leader Nickilas Paulson. Mostly cloudy, fair temperate, cooling later, A few minor sprinkles, moderately windy atop the tower. So