Trip Report

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Plymouth Beach – 7/27/19

Plymouth Beach, Plymouth, Massachusetts, US Jul 27, 2019 6:30 AM - 11:15 AM 2.5 mile(s) Comments:    SSBC/BBC trip, Glenn d'Entremont leader, 9 participants 46 species Mute Swan  1 Mourning Dove  6 Chimney Swift  4 Black-bellied Plover  2 Semipalmated Plover  64 Piping Plover  28 Killdeer  1 Ruddy Turnstone  2 Sanderling  310 Least Sandpiper  1 Semipalmated [...]

Plymouth Beach – 7/27/192019-07-28T11:58:41-04:00

Halibut Pt – 7/21/19

Halibut Point SP, Essex, Massachusetts, US Jul 21, 2019 8:00 AM - 10:28 AM Comments:    BBC - Halibut Point State Park, Rockport, Morning - Leader: Peter Van Demark - Getting overcast, brief sprinkle, very humid, light breeze, low 80s. Lots of butterflies and dragonflies 29 species Mallard  12    On quarry Common Eider  36  [...]

Halibut Pt – 7/21/192019-07-21T11:21:49-04:00

Crane Pond WMA – 7/14/19

Crane Pond WMA, Essex, Massachusetts, US Jul 14, 2019 7:00 AM - 11:45 AM Comments:    BBC trip  S and N ends of J B Little Rd, Center Street Marsh, Little Crane Pond, Ash Street Swamp 51 species (+3 other taxa) Canada Goose  10    ash st Wood Duck  11    S J B Little [...]

Crane Pond WMA – 7/14/192019-07-15T20:07:57-04:00

Quabbin Reservoir–Gate 10 – 7/6/19

Quabbin Reservoir--Gate 10, Hampshire, Massachusetts, US Jul 6, 2019 7:00 AM - 1:00 PM Comments:    SSBC/BBC trip, Glenn d'Entremont leader 3 participants 41 species Hooded Merganser  1    female Mourning Dove  2 Black-billed Cuckoo  1 Yellow-bellied Sapsucker  7 Downy Woodpecker (Eastern)  6 Hairy Woodpecker (Eastern)  4 Eastern Wood-Pewee  10 Acadian Flycatcher  3    gate [...]

Quabbin Reservoir–Gate 10 – 7/6/192019-07-15T20:04:25-04:00

Pine Hill Rd. Grasslands – 7/2/19

Pine Hill Rd. Grasslands, Worcester, Massachusetts, US Jul 2, 2019 6:26 PM - 9:20 PM Comments:    BBC conservation series trip 38 species (+1 other taxa) Canada Goose  1 duck sp.  1 Mourning Dove  3 Eastern Whip-poor-will  3    estimate of numbers based on timing and locations of calls American Woodcock  2 Double-crested Cormorant  1 [...]

Pine Hill Rd. Grasslands – 7/2/192019-07-15T20:03:01-04:00

Fruitlands Museum, Harvard – 6/22/19

Fruitlands Museum, Harvard, 100-132 Prospect Hill Road, Worcester, Massachusetts, US Jun 22, 2019 7:00 AM - 10:05 AM Comments:    65F - 72F; light breeze and sunny.  Twelve of us of the Boxborough Birders and Brookline Bird Club had good sightings.  Many birds in canopy or in flight we could not identify from a distance [...]

Fruitlands Museum, Harvard – 6/22/192019-08-17T07:56:02-04:00

Halibut Point SP – 6/16/19

Halibut Point SP, Essex, Massachusetts, US Jun 16, 2019 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM Comments:    Trip leader Caroline Haines 27 species (+1 other taxa) Mallard  15 Mallard x American Black Duck (hybrid)  1 Mourning Dove  1 Chimney Swift  2 Herring Gull  5 Great Black-backed Gull  2 Double-crested Cormorant  5 Great Blue Heron  1 Green [...]

Halibut Point SP – 6/16/192019-06-20T21:18:32-04:00

October Mountain SF – 6/16/19

Housatonic River Valley WMA, Berkshire, Massachusetts, US Jun 16, 2019 6:00 AM - 6:15 AM Comments:    SSBC/BBC trip, Glenn d'Entremont leader, 5 participants (2 SSBC, 3 BBC), Paul Cosgrove 26 species Mourning Dove  2 Chimney Swift  2 Green Heron  1 Alder Flycatcher  1 Willow Flycatcher  2 Great Crested Flycatcher  1 Warbling Vireo (Eastern)  2 [...]

October Mountain SF – 6/16/192019-06-18T17:57:36-04:00

Mt. Greylock and Post Farm Marsh – 6/15/19

Mt. Greylock, Berkshire, Massachusetts, US Jun 15, 2019 5:45 AM - 2:00 PM Comments:    SSBC/BBC trip, Glenn d'Entremont leader, 7 participants (4 SSBC, 3 BBC), Paul Cosgrove 54 species Ruffed Grouse  2 Mourning Dove  1 Chimney Swift  2 Turkey Vulture  4 Broad-winged Hawk  1 Red-tailed Hawk  1 Yellow-bellied Sapsucker  3 Hairy Woodpecker (Eastern)  2 [...]

Mt. Greylock and Post Farm Marsh – 6/15/192019-06-18T17:55:18-04:00

Myles Standish SF, Plymouth – 6/12/19

Myles Standish SF, Plymouth, Massachusetts, US Jun 12, 2019 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM Comments:    SSBC/BBC/FMSSF trip, Glenn d'Entremont leader, 20 participants 24 species Mourning Dove  2 Eastern Whip-poor-will  6 Great Blue Heron (Blue form)  1 Eastern Wood-Pewee  1 Great Crested Flycatcher  1 Fish Crow  1 Tree Swallow  2 Black-capped Chickadee  3 Red-breasted Nuthatch  [...]

Myles Standish SF, Plymouth – 6/12/192019-06-18T17:53:05-04:00