Allen Bird Club

Bird News of Western Mass

Compiled by Seth Kellogg

Western Voice of Audubon and Bird News for November 20–25, 2017

A snowy owl was in Hadley Nov 19-20, where there was also a long-tailed duck

The barnacle goose and three white-fronted geese continue at the small pond on Granville Road in Westfield

Three lesser scaup were at Turners Falls along with two lesser black-backed gulls

Five greater scaup and 12 Coot were on Richmond Pond

A short-eared owl and Lapland longspur were in Northampton, and a red-throated loon continues there.

A red-breasted merganser and five black scoters were at South Quabbin

Three sandhill cranes were at Onota Lake and a brant was on Silver Lake in Pittsfield

Other uncommon, lingering, or migrant species reported were: wood duck, green-winged teal, American wigeon, pintail, bufflehead, ring-necked duck, common goldeneye, hooded and common merganser, great blue heron, double-crested cormorant, common loon, double-crested cormorant, and pied-billed grebe.

Also, harrier, bald eagle, ruffed grouse, American coot, killdeer, woodcock, saw-whet owl, screech owl, merlin, peregrine, kestrel, phoebe, red-eyed vireo, fish crow, bluebird, pipit, horned lark, winter wren, marsh wren, ruby-crowned kinglet, snow bunting, yellow-rumped warbler, chipping, fox, savannah, field, tree, and white crowned sparrow, red-winged blackbird, pine siskin, and purple finch

 

Western Voice of Audubon and Bird News for November 14–19, 2017

The MacGillivray’s warbler was last reported on the Friday in the honeypot of Hadley

A snowy owl was in Hadley, and a clay-colored sparrow continues in Northampton

The barnacle goose and cackling goose continue at the water department pond in Westfield, and three white-fronted geese have been on the Little River in nearby Stanley Park

Two lesser scaup were in Richmond and three were at Turners Falls

A Virginia rail was calling in Northampton, and a cackling goose and red-throated loon continue there.

A long-tailed duck, a red-necked, and 2 black scoters were at South Quabbin

Other uncommon, lingering, or migrant species reported were: wood duck, green-winged teal, pintail, bufflehead, ring-necked duck, common goldeneye, ruddy duck, hooded and common merganser, great blue heron, double-crested cormorant, common loon, pied-billed and horned grebe.

Also, harrier, osprey, bald eagle, American coot, killdeer, woodcock, saw-whet owl, merlin, peregrine, kestrel, pipit, horned lark, winter wren, ruby-crowned kinglet, snow bunting, fish crow, bluebird, catbird, yellow-rumped warbler, chipping, fox, savannah, and white crowned sparrow, rusty blackbird and purple finch


Western Voice of Audubon and Bird News for November 8–13, 2017

A MacGillivray’s warbler was reported in the honeypot of Hadley

A snowy owl has been present in New Salem for several days and others were present in the Pelham and North Quabbin area.

The barnacle goose and cackling goose continue at the water department pond in Westfield.

Two great cormorants and a Bonaparte’s gull were in Gill, and a brant was in Amherst

A lesser black-backed gull was in Southwick and a red-throated loon and short-eared owl were in Northampton.

A red-necked grebe, a red-throated loon and 14 black scoters were on Lake Onota

Other uncommon, lingering, or migrant species reported were: wood duck, pintail, American wigeon, gadwall, green-winged teal, greater and lesser scaup, bufflehead, ring-necked duck, ruddy duck, black scoter, bufflehead, hooded and common merganser, common loon, double-crested cormorant, pied-billed and horned grebe.

Also, black vulture, harrier, osprey, bald eagle, American coot, killdeer, black-bellied plover, greater yellowlegs, pectoral sandpiper, woodcock, saw-whet owl, merlin, peregrine, pipit, horned lark, winter wren, ruby-crowned kinglet, snow bunting, bluebird, chipping, fox, vesper, and white crowned sparrow, rusty blackbird and purple finch

Western Voice of Audubon and Bird Sightings for November 3-8, 2017

Three redheads were at Turners Falls for a single day, and a cattle egret continues nearby in Gill

A barnacle goose and cackling goose continue at the water department pond in Westfield.

A white-fronted goose and cackling goose was in Egremont and five redhead ducks were in Stockbridge

Two golden eagles went over Blueberry Hill in Granville during a hawkwatch

A cackling goose and a pink-footed goose were in Montague and another or the same one was at Turners Falls

A total of 44 long-tailed ducks were counted at South Quabbin

Dunlin were noted in Sheffield and Turners Falls.

Other uncommon, lingering, or migrant species reported were: pintail, American wigeon, gadwall, greater and lesser scaup, ring-necked duck, ruddy duck, white-winged scoter, black scoter, bufflehead, red-breasted merganser, red-throated loon, pied-billed grebe, and horned grebe.

Also, black vulture, harrier, merlin, American coot, killdeer, black-bellied plover, greater yellowlegs, pectoral sandpiper, woodcock, saw-whet owl, American pipit, winter wren, snow bunting, yellow-rumped warbler, palm warbler, dickcissel, vesper, chipping, Lincoln’s, fox, and white-crowned sparrow, and rusty blackbird


 

Bird News for October 20-26, 2017

A brant was in Deerfield and a flock of ten were at South Quabbin

A white ibis was in Northampton and 3-5 cattle egret have been present in Gill

Single long-tailed ducks were in Stockbridge and at Quabbin where 15 black-bellied and two golden plovers were also found

Surf, black, and white-winged scoters as well as red-necked, horned, and pied-billed grebe, and red-breasted merganser have been reported at several locations

Two dunlin were in Longmeadow and an orange-crowned warbler was in Deerfield

Other uncommon, lingering, or migrant species reported were: pintail, American wigeon, gadwall, greater and lesser scaup, ring-necked duck, ruddy duck, bufflehead, red-throated loon, black vulture, harrier, broad-winged hawk, sandhill crane, green heron, great egret, American coot, killdeer, lesser yellowlegs, pectoral sandpiper, snipe, Bonaparte’s gull, peregrine falcon, merlin, kestrel, long-eared owl, blue-headed vireo, tree swallow, ruby-crowned kinglet, American pipit, dickcissel, vesper, Lincoln’s, fox, clay-colored and white-crowned sparrow, rusty blackbird, and pine siskin

Bird News for October 12-19, 2017

Six ruddy duck were on Ludlow Reservoir and two dunlin were in Longmeadow

A lesser black-backed gull, a surf scoter and a white-winged scoter were at South Quabbin

A clay-colored sparrow was at Turners Falls and a black-bellied plover was in Hadley

Eight pectoral sandpipers were in Northfield and a Connecticut warbler was in Hadley

Other uncommon, lingering, or migrant species reported 10/5-17 were:
greater scaup, ring-necked duck, green heron, pied-billed grebe, harrier, broad-winged hawk, Wilson’s snipe, peregrine falcon, merlin, kestrel, long-eared owl, great crested flycatcher, Philadelphia and blue-headed vireo, tree swallow, ruby-crowned kinglet, pipit, wood thrush, Tennessee, black & white, Cape May, parula, palm, black-throated blue, black-throated green, and blackpoll warbler, and Lincoln’s and white-crowned sparrow, and rusty blackbird

Larry Therrien
9/13 in Northampton
1 Clay-colored Sparrow
9/12 in Pelham
1 Bay-breasted Warbler

Jonathan Pierce
9/11 in Lenox
1 Cape May Warbler

Jeremy Coleman
9/11 in Hadley
1 Vesper Sparrow

Larry Therrien
9/11 at South Quabbin
1 Cape May Warbler
9/10 in Northampton
1 Connecticut Warbler
1 Dickcissel

David Sibley
9/10 in Sunderland
3 Cape May Warbler
1 Dickcissel

Rachel Picone
9/10 in in Lenox
1 Bay-breasted Warbler

Lois Richardson
9/10 in Longmeadow
1 Dickcissel

Scott Surner
9/9 in Northampton
1 Clay-colored Sparrow

Dorrie Holmes
9/9 in Tolland
1 Bay-breasted Warbler

Larry Therrien
9/7 in Hadley
1 Buff-breasted Sandpiper

David Sibley
9/4 in Northfield
1 Golden Plover

Various observers
9/4 continuing in Worthington
4 Sandhill Crane
9/4-5 at five locations
Dickcissel

James Smith
9/3 at Turner's Falls
1 Buff-breasted Sandpiper

Dorrie Holmes
9/3 in Tolland
2 Sandhill Crane

Jonathan Pierce
9/3 in Washington
1 Pectoral Sandpiper

Larry Therrien
9/2 in Northampton
1 Dickcissel

Eric Huston
9/2 at Turners Falls
1 White-rumped Sandpiper

Mark Lynch
9/1 at Turners Falls
1 Black Tern

Michele Moore
9/1 in Longmeadow
1 Golden Plover

Dorrie Holmes
8/31-9/2 in Longmeadow
1 Baird's Sandpiper

Jan Hansen
8/31 in Chicopee
1 Baird's Sandpiper

James Smith
8/31 at Turners Falls
2 Caspian Tern

Other migrant sightings
Semi Plover, Least and Semi Sandpiper, Greater and Lesser Yellowlegs
Nighthawk, Olive-sided and Yellow-bellied Flycatcher, Philadelphia Vireo,
Tennessee, Cape May, Bay-breasted, Blackpoll, Parula,
Nashville, Mourning, Canada, and Wilson's Warbler

 

Dorrie Holmes
8/29 in Longmeadow
1 Stilt Sandpiper

Larry Therrien
8/29 in Hadley
1 Connecticut Warbler

Aiden Griffiths
8/29 in Hadley
1 Yellow-bellied Flycatcher

Ann Robblee
8/29 in Agawam
1 Saw-whet Owl

Lois Richardson
8/28 in Longmeadow
91 Nighthawk

Jeremy Coleman
8/27 in Northfield
1 Connecticut Warbler

Steve Motyl
8/23 in Longmeadow
1 Baird's Sandpiper

Migrant warblers reported
3 Tennessee, Bay-breasted, 2 Cape May, Nashville, Wilson's, Parula, and Canada

Larry Therrien
8/19 in Easthampton at Arcadia
1 Connecticut Warbler

Dorrie Holmes
8/18 in Longmeadow at Sandbar
1 Stilt Sandpiper
1 Golden Plover

Rene Wendell
8/18 at Stockbridge Bowl
1 Caspian Tern

Gael Hurley
8/18 at Onota Lake
1 Black Tern

Jonathan Pierce
8/18 at Onota Lake
2 Bonaparte's Gull

Mary McKitrick
8/17-19 in Easthampton
1 Black-crowned Night Heron

Steve Motyl
8/16-17 in Longmeadow at sandbar
1 Wilson's Phalarope

Larry Therrien
8/17 in Hadley
1 Dickcissel (flyover)

Ann Robblee
8/16 in Longmeadow
1 Golden Plover

David Sibley
8/14 in Deerfield
1 Yellow-bellied Flycatcher

Lois Richardson
8/11-13 in Longmeadow
1 Short-billed Dowitcher

Steve Motyl
8/12 in Springfield
1 Black-crowned Night-Heron

Jonathan Pierce
8/9 in Washington at Oct Mt Marsh
1 Pectoral Sandpiper

 

Scott Surner, various observers
7/29-8/7 in Bechertown at Lake Wallace
1 Marsh Wren

8/1-6 in Northampton at Fitzgerald Lake
1 imm Little Blue Heron continues

Dorrie Holmes
8/6 in Sandisfield
1 Olive-sided Flycatcher

Manuel Morales
8/6 in Williamstown
1 Tennessee Warbler

Gael Hurley
8/4 in Pittsfield
2 Merlin young near nest

Jonathan Pierce
8/3 in Washington at October Mt Marsh
3 White-rumped Sandpipers

8/3 at South Quabbin
1 Mourning Warbler continues

8/2 in Springfield continuing
1 Black-crowned Night-Heron

 

 

David Pritchard
7/29-8/1 in Northampton
at Fitzgerald Lake
1 Little Blue Heron (young)

Michelle Moore
8/1 in Longmeadow
6 Great Egret

Larry Therrien
7/31 in Northampton at Oxbow
2 Glossy Ibis

Kyron Hanson
7/31 at Lake Onota
1 Bonaparte's Gull (continuing)

Sue Lewis
7/30 in Worthington
1 Sandhill Crane (continuing)

Jonathan Pierce
7/24-26 at Onota Lake
1 Bonaparte's Gull

 

Larry Therrien
7/22-26 at South Quabbin
1 Mourning Warbler

Greg Ward
7/24 in Sheffield
1 Lesser Yellowlegs

Scott Surner
7/23 in Worthington
1 Sandhill Crane

Michael Locher
7/23 on Mt Holyoke
1 Worm-eating Warbler

Michelle Moore
7/21 in Longmeadow
1 Black-crowned Night-Heron

Lois Richardson
7/18-21 in Springfield
1 Black-crowned Night-Heron


 

Wendi Haugh
7/17 in Pittsfield
2 Lesser Yellowlegs

Eric Huston
7/16 in Northfield
1 Pectoral Sandpiper

Jonah Levy
7/15 in Williamstown
1 Hooded Warbler

Jonathan Pierce
7/14 in Washington
12 Green-winged Teal
2 Snipe

Rene Wendell
7/14 in Pittsfield
1 Sanderling

Other sightings
Great Egret, Common Loon, Bittern
Least, Semipalmated, and Solitary Sandpiper
Black-billed and Yellow-billed Cuckoo
Kestrel, Merlin, and Peregrine
Cliff Swallow, Winter Wren, Red-breasted Nuthatch
Grasshopper and Vesper Sparrow
Meadowlarks and Orchard Oriole


Glenn d'Entremont
7/10 on Greylock
2 Blackpoll
2 Mourning Warbler

Larry Therrien
7/2-10 at South Quabbin
1 Mourning Warbler
7/6-10 at South Quabbin
1 Acadian Flycatcher

Dorrie Holmes
7/1-10 in Tolland
2 Sandhill Crane
1 Swainson's Thrush
7/2-6 in Blandford
2 Sora

Chuck Johnson
7/9 in Willamstown
1 Sora

Present 7/4-10 in Northampton,
Easthampton, Westfield, Southwick, Longmeadow
1 Great Egret

Larry Therrien
7/4 at South Quabbin
1 Mourning Warbler

Mike Locher
6/30 in Hadley
1 Merlin

Mark Lynch
6/29 in Hawley
3 Evening Grosbeak

Dorrie Holmes
6/29-30 in Westfield
1 Great Egret

Acadian Flycatchers continue at South Quabbin and Granville
Cerulean Warbler continues on Mt Holyoke

 

Larry Therrien
6/26 in Belchertown
1 Merlin

Cory Ross
6/26 at mt Tom
1 Worm-eating Warbler

Dorrie Holmes
6/25 in Tolland
1 Saw-whet Owl

John Armstrong
6/24 in Adams
2 Evening Grosbeak

Lee Halasz
6/23 in Pelham
1 Merlin

Chris Volker
6/29 in Hampden
1 Great Egret

Other recent and/or continued sightings
Sandhill Crane in Worthington
Upland Sandpiper, Horned Lark, and Grasshopper Sparrow at Westover
Cerulean Warbler on My Holyoke
Vesper Sparrow in Hadley
Marsh Wren in Lenox

 

Larry Therrien
6/22 in Belchertown
1 Sandhill Crane flyby

Kyron Hanson
6/20 in Pittsfield
1 Mourning Warbler

John Young
6/18 in Orange
1 Horned Lark

Marcia Merithew
6/17 at Mt Washington marsh
1 Wilson's Snipe

Mark Lynch
6/14 on Greylock
2 Swainson's Thrush
2 Mourning Warbler
2 Blackpoll

6/10 Red-breasted Merganser reported
at Quabbin was a Hooded Merganser

Other recent and/or continued sightings
Sandhill Crane in Worthington
Upland Sandpiper and Grasshopper Sparrow at Westover

 

Lynn Pelland
6/16 in Northampton
1 Great Egret

Gareth Ross
6/15 in Hadley
1 Harrier

Liam Waters
6/14-16 at Mt Holyoke Range
1 Acadian Flycatcher

Linda Bush, vo
6/4-16 at Mt Tom
1 Hooded Warbler

Joe Boudreau
6/9 in North Adams
1 Sandhill Crane

Other recent and/or continued sightings
Sandhill Crane in Worthington
Upland Sandpiper at Westover
Marsh Wren in Lenox
Mourning Warbler on Greylock


 

Joe Oliverio
6/6 in Hatfield
1 Great Egret

Joe Mayfield
6/5 in Northfield
1 Prothonotary Warbler

Various
6/1-4 at South Quabbin
1 Golden-winged Warbler

6/4 on Mt Holyoke
John Hoye
1 Yellow-bellied Flycatcher

Other recent and/or continued sightings
Sandhill Crane in Orange and Worthington
Upland Sandpiper at Westover
Acadian Flycatcher in Granville and Sunderland
Olive-sided Flycatcher in Granville, Pittsfield, and Blandford
Marsh Wren in Lenox
Mourning Warbler in New Marleboro and Hampden
Golden-winged Warbler at South Quabbin
Cerulean Warbler and Worm-eating Warbler on Mt Holyoke
Grasshopper Sparrow at Westover
Red Crossbill in Montague


 

Larry Therrien
5/31 at South Quabbin
1 Golden-winged Warbler

Jeremy Coleman
5/30 in Sunderland
1 Acadian Flycatcher
In Montague
24 Red Crossbill

Gael Hurley
5/28 in Williamstown
1 Golden-winged Warbler

Silvester Williams
5/27 in Sunderland
1 Acadian Flycatcher

Michelle Moore
5/25 in Longmeadow
1 Common Gallinule

Other recent and/or continued sightings
Sandhill Crane in Worthington
Upland Sandpiper at Westover
Saw-whet Owl in Washington
Red-headed Woodpecker in Belchertown
Red-headed Woodpecker returning to Williamstown
Acadian Flycatcher in Granville
Olive-sided Flycatcher in Williamstown, Pittsfield, Belchertown, East Longmeadow
Mourning Warbler in New Marleboro and Hampden
Grasshopper Sparrow in Westfield and Southwick

 

 

Scott Surner
5/22-23 at South Quabbin
1 Brant
23 White-winged Scoter

Joshua Rose
5/22 at Turners Falls
7 Black-bellied Plover,
2 Semipalmated Plover
2 Semipalmated Sandpiper

Jonathan Pierce
5/22 at Onota Lake
10 White-winged Scoter
5/19 at Onota Lake
1 Brant
1 Red-breasted Merganser
1 Bonaparte's Gull

Walt Rogers
5/22 in Otis
2 White-winged Scoter

Janet Orcutt
5/22 at South Quabbin
1 Gray-cheeked Thrush

Lois Richardson
5/20 in Longmeadow
1 Common Gallinule

Jeremy Colman
5/19 at Turners Falls
1 Lesser Scaup

 

Jonah Levy and Carrie Jones
5/18 in Williamstown
1 Hooded Warbler

Bill Lafley
5/17 in Wendell
1 Olive-sided flycatcher
5/13 in Holyoke
1 Red-headed Woodpecker

Gael Hurley
5/15 at Onota Lake
1 Bonaparte’s Gull

Ann Fazi
5/13 in Tolland
1 Red-headed Woodpecker

Glenn d'Entremont
5/12 on Mt Holyoke
1 Kentucky Warbler


 

Steve Motyl, vo
5/14 in Springfield at Five Mile Pond
4 Caspian Tern

Eric Huston
5/13 at Turners Falls
1 Bonaparte's Gull

Lois Richardson
5/12 in Springfield
1 Great Egret
2 Sharp-shinned Hawk

Scott Surner
5/12 in Hadley
1 Blue-winged Teal

Steve Motyl
5/12 in Ludlow
2 Great Egret

Red Crossbills continues at Montague
Red-headed Woodpecker continues in Belchertown
Upland Sandpiper continues at Westover
Ring-necked Duck continues at Arcadia in Northampton
Worm-eating and Cerulean Warblers continue on Mt Holyoke

Larry Therrien
5/10 at South Quabbin
1 Bay-breasted Warbler
1 Cape May Warbler
5/9 - 1 White-eyed Vireo

 

Greg Ward
5/9 at Onota Lake
1 Bonaparte's Gull

Kyron Hanson
5/9 at Washington Lake
1 Blue-winged Teal

Bill Lafley
5/9 in Sunderland
1 Grasshopper Sparrow

Scott Surner
5/7 in Amherst
1 Red Crossbill

Other notable arrivals and migrants 5/8-10
Green-winged Teal, Common Merganser, Hooded Merganser, Common Loon,
Green Heron, American Bittern, Harrier, Broad-winged Hawk, Black Vulture
Virginia Rail, Least Sandpiper, Snipe, Black-billed Cuckoo, Yellow-billed Cuckoo,
Saw-whet Owl, Whip-poor-will, Hummingbird, Kestrel, Yellow-throated Vireo,
Cliff Swallow, Marsh Wren, Winter Wren, Red-breasted Nuthatch, Swainson's Thrush,
Veery, Worm-eating Warbler, Blue-winged Warbler, Parula, Blackpoll,
Blackburnian Warbler, Wilson's Warbler, Grasshopper Sparrow, Lincoln's Sparrow,
White-crowned Sparrow, Indigo Bunting, Orchard Oriole, Pine Siskin

 

 

David Peake-Jones
5/7 in Hadley
1 Cattle Egret

Larry Therrien
5/7 in Amherst
67 Raven

Gael Hurley
5/7 in Pittsfield
1 Ruddy Duck

Bob Bieda
5/5 in Westfield at Pequot Pond
14 Brant

Pat Zucco
5/4 in Great Barrington
1 Prothonotary Warbler

Larry Therrien
5/4 at Mt Holyoke
1 Orange-crowned Warbler

Other notable arrivals and migrants 5/4-5/8
Green-winged Teal, Ring-necked Duck, Lesser Scaup, Bufflehead, Hooded Merganser
Common Loon, Green Heron, Osprey, Harrier, Broad-winged Hawk, Virginia Rail, Sora,
Solitary Sandpiper, Least Sandpiper, Greater Yellowlegs, Lesser Yellowlegs,
Upland Sandpiper, Bonaparte's Gull, Black-billed Cuckoo, Whip-poor-will, Hummingbird,
Red-headed Woodpecker, Kingbird, Great Crested Flycatcher, Least Flycatcher,
Cliff Swallow, Yellow-throated Vireo, Marsh Wren, Swainson's Thrush, Northern Waterthrush,
Tennessee Warbler, Worm-eating Warbler, Cerulean Warbler, Cape May Warbler, Blackpoll,
Bay-breasted Warbler, Blackburnian Warbler, Canada Warbler, Grasshopper Sparrow,
Vesper Sparrow, Lincoln's Sparrow, White-crowned Sparrow, Tree Sparrow, Indigo Bunting
Orchard Oriole, Rusty Blackbird, Bobolink, Pine Siskin, Purple Finch, Red Crossbill

 

Josh Rose
5/4 at Turners Falls
1 Sandhill Crane

Gael Hurley
5/3 in Dalton
1 Harris's Sparrow (from winter)

4/29-5/4 in Huntington
1 Painted Bunting

 

Greg Ward
5/2 in Sheffield
1 Blue-winged Teal

Kyron Hanson
5/2 at Onota Lake
1 Long-tailed Duck
1 White-winged Scoter
1 Bonaparte's Gull

Larry Therrien
5/2 at South Quabbin
1 Bonaparte's Gull

James Smith
5/2 at Turners Falls
5 Shoveler
4 Long-tailed Duck
1 Black Tern
5/1
Bonaparte's Gull

Eric Huston
5/2 at Turners Falls
1 Laughing Gull

Bill Lafley and Josh Rose
5/2 at Turners Falls
1 Great Egret
2 Common Tern

Jonathan Pierce
5/1 at Cheshire Lake
2 White-winged Scoter
1 Red-necked Grebe
1 Bonaparte's Gull

Steve Motyl
5/1 in Springfield
1 Common Tern

Bob Wood#
4/29 in Cummington
1 Sandhill Crane

 

Michelle Moore
4/28 in Longmeadow
3 Great Egret - flyover

Dorrie Holmes
4/26 in Southwick
1 Grasshopper Sparrow

Greg Ward
4/25 in Pittsfield
1 Gallinule

Joshusa Rose
4/25 at Turners Falls
1 Bonaparte's Gull

Mark Lynch
4/24 in Huntington
1 Ruddy Duck

Gael Hurley
4/24 in Pittsfield
1 Sora

Other notable arrivals and migrants 4/24-30
Green-winged Teal, American Wigeon, Ring-necked Duck, Lesser Scaup,
Bufflehead, Double-crested Cormorant, Common Loon, Broad-winged Hawk,
American Bittern, Virginia Rail, Snipe, Solitary Sandpiper, Least Sandpiper
Greater Yellowlegs, Lesser Yellowlegs, Upland Sandpiper, Whip-poor-will
Hummingbird, Chimney Swift, Kingbird, Least Flycatcher, Cliff Swallow,
Yellow-throated Vireo, Red-eyed Vireo, Red-breasted Nuthatch, Veery,
Wood Thrush, Northern Waterthrush, Yellow Warbler, Yellowthroat,
Black-throated Green Warbler, Black-throated Blue Warbler,Prairie Warbler
Magnolia Warbler, Blackburnian Warbler, Nashville Warbler, Parula, Redstart,
Vesper Sparrow, Rose-breasted Grosbeak, Scarlet Tanager, Indigo Bunting,
Baltimore Oriole, Orchard Oriole, Rusty Blackbird


Jeremy Coleman
4/22 at Turners Falls
2 Caspian Tern
1 Common Tern

Steve Motyl
4/22 in Southwick
1 Grasshopper Sparrow

Eric Huston
4/22 at Turners Falls
2 White-winged Scoter
4/21
2 Long-tailed Duck
1 Bonaparte's Gull

Kyron Hanson
4/21 at Onota Lake
1 Long-tailed Duck
1 White-winged Scoter
1 Bonaparte's Gull

Other notable arrivals and migrants 4/20-23
Green-winged Teal, Gadwall, Ring-necked Duck, Greater Scaup,
Bufflehead, Double-crested Cormorant, Common Loon,
Pied-billed Grebe, Horned Grebe, Black Vulture, Harrier,
Cooper's Hawk, Sharp-shinned Hawk, Broad-winged Hawk,
Virginia Rail, Snipe, Spotted Sandpiper, Solitary Sandpiper,
Greater Yellowlegs, Lesser Yellowlegs, Upland Sandpiper,
Whip-poor-will, Kestrel, Blue-headed Vireo, Barn Swallow,
Rough-winged Swallow, Cliff Swallow, Winter Wren, House Wren,
Red-breasted Nuthatch, Gnatcatcher, Ruby-crowned Kinglet,
Hermit Thrush, Brown Thrasher, La Waterthrush, Northern Waterthrush,
Black-and-White Warbler, Palm Warbler, Yellow Warbler, Yellow-rumped Warbler
Towhee, Savannah Sparrow, Vesper Sparrow, Rose-breasted Grosbeak
Meadowlark, Rusty Blackbird, Pine Siskin, Purple Finch, Evening Grosbeak


Scott Surner
4/22 in Hatfield
1 Glossy Ibis

Dave McLain
4/21 in Northampton
1 Great Egret

Kyron Hanson
4/21 at Onota Lake
1 White-winged Scoter
1 Bonaparte's Gull
4/19 at Onota
2 Surf Scoter

Jonathan Pierce
4/21 at Stockbridge
1 Long-tailed Duck

Jeremy Coleman
4/19 at Turners Falls
12 Gadwall

Rene Wendell
4/19 at Onota Lake
2 Surf Scoter
4/18 in Sheffield
1 Great Egret

Gael Hurley
4/19 at Cleveland Brook in Hinsdale
1 Black Scoter

Greg Ward
4/18 in Lenox
1 Sora

 

 

Lois Richardson
4/19 in Ludlow
1 Marsh Wren

Larry Therrien
4/19 at South Quabbin
1 Bonaparte's Gull
4/18 at South Quabbin
1 Whip-poor-will (early)

Lori Rogers
4/16 in Granby
1 Baltimore Oriole (early)

Jeremy Coleman, vo
4/16 in Montague Plains
1-2 Red Crossbill

Tom Collins
4/15 in Pittsfield
1 Wood Thrush (early)

Other notable arrivals and migrants 4/15-19
Green-winged Teal, Greater Scaup, Double-crested Cormorant,
Common Loon, Pied-billed Grebe, Black Vulture, Harrier,
Red-shouldered Hawk, Sharp-shinned Hawk, Broad-winged Hawk,
Virginia rail, Snipe, Spotted Sandpiper, Killdeer
Blue-headed Vireo, Gnatcatcher, Ruby-crowned Kinglet,
Barn Swallow, Rough-winged Swallow, Winter Wren, House Wren,
Ruby-crowned Kinglet, Hermit Thrush, Brown Thrasher, La Waterthrush,
Pine Warbler, Palm Warbler, Yellow Warbler, Yellow-rumped Warbler
Towhee, Savannah Sparrow, Swamp Sparrow, Vesper Sparrow, Field Sparrow,
Meadowlark, Rusty Blackbird, Pine Siskin, Purple Finch

 

Steve Motyl, Dorrie Holmes
4/14 at Westover
4 Upland Sandpiper

 

Chuck Johnson
3/14 in Williamstown
1 Green Heron (early)

Greg Ward
1 Red-necked Grebe
4/11-14 at Onota Lake

Various observers
4/9-14 at Montague Plains
2-8 Red Crossbill

Rene Wendell
4/13 in Sheffield
6 Snipe

4/13 in Belchertown
1 Red-headed Woodpecker continues

Peter Gagarin
4/11 in Montague
1 Greater Yellowlegs

Scott Surner
4/9 in Montague
3 Snow Geese
1 Pectoral Sandpiper

Dorrie Holmes
4/9 in Tolland
2 Sandhill Crane

Other arrivals and migrants 4/9-14
Green-winged Teal, Greater Scaup, Bufflehead, Ring-necked Duck,
Double-crested Cormorant, Common Loon, Osprey, Harrier,
Red-shouldered Hawk, Broad-winged Hawk, Virginia rail, Merlin,
Sapsucker, Gnatcatcher, Ruby-crowned Kinglet, Barn Swallow,
Rough-winged Swallow, Winter Wren, Red-breasted Nuthatch,
Ruby-crowned Kinglet, Hermit Thrush, Brown Thrasher, La Waterthrush,
Pine Warbler, Palm Warbler, Towhee, Chipping Sparrow, Swamp Sparrow,
Field Sparrow, Meadowlark, Purple Finch


 

 

Tom Collins
4/10 in Pittsfield
1 Vesper Sparrow

Julie Blue
4/10 in Hadley
1 Great Egret

Ed Lewis
4/8-10 in Worthington
2 Sandhill Crane
4/9 in Worthington
1 Northern Shrike

Manuel Morales
5/8-10 in Willamstown
1 Great Egret

Dorrie Holmes
4/7 in Southwick
1 Ruddy Duck
1 Red-throated Loon
1 Red-necked Grebe

Jeremy Coleman
4/6-7 at Turners Falls
3 Shoveler
1 White-winged Scoter

4/9 in Longmeadow
1 Coot continues


 

Larry Therrien
4/7 in Hadley
1 Iceland Gull

Nancy Marshall
4/7 in Ashfield
20 Snow Geese

Rene Wendell
4/6 in Tyringham
1 Blue-winged Teal
4/5 at Onota Lake
1 Bonaparte's Gull

Greg Ward
4/6 at Onota Lake
1 Red-necked Grebe

Greg Watkevich
4/5 in Orange
1 Saw-whet Owl

Ken Schopp
4/3 in Tyringham
1 Great Egret


 

 

Michelle Moore
4/5 in Longmeadow
2 Shoveler
1 Coot

Dorrie Holmes
4/4 in Southwick
2 Red-breasted Merganser

Jonathan Pierce
4/4 in Cheshire
1 Bonaparte's Gull
5 Long-tailed Duck
1 Red-brested Merganser

Keenan Yakola
4/4 in Hadley
1 Greater Yellowlegs

Lois Richardson
4/4 in Springfield
1 Lesser Black-backed Gull

Seth Kellogg
4/4 in Southwick
9 Long-tailed Duck
600+ Common Merganser

Bill Lafley
4/3 in Northampton
1 Bohemian Waxwing
In New Salem
1 Saw-whet Owl

Other arrivals and migrants 4/3-4/6
Gadwall, Pintail, American Wigeon, Green-winged Teal
Lesser Scaup, Greater Scaup, Bufflehead, Common Goldeneye
Ring-necked Duck(many) Hooded Merganser, Double-crested Cormorant,
Common Loon, Pied-billed Grebe, Horned Grebe, Black Vulture, Osprey,
Harrier, Killdeer, Woodcock, Sapsucker, Kestrel, Fish Crow,
Rough-winged Swallow, Tree Swallow, Red-breasted Nuthatch,
Ruby-crowned Kinglet, Hermit Thrush, Pine Warbler, Palm Warbler,
Fox Sparrow, Chipping Sparrow, White-crowned Sparrow, Meadowlark


 

Ed Lewis
4/2 in Worthington
2 Sandhill Crane
1 Northern Shrike

Dorrie Holmes
4/1 in Longmeadow
1 Coot

Alan Richards
4/1 in Sunderland
1 Sandhill Crane

Jonathan Pierce
3/31 in Stockbridge
4 Long-tailed Duck
In Cheshire
3 Red-necked Grebe

Eric Huston
3/31 in Turners Falls
2 Long-tailed Duck

Keenan Yakola
3/31 in Northampton
1 Sandhill Crane (flyover)

Other arrivals and migrants 3/30-4/2
Gadwall, Pintail, American Wigeon, Green-winged Teal
Lesser Scaup, Greater Scaup, Bufflehead, Common Goldeneye
Ring-necked Duck(many) Hooded Merganser (many), Common Merganser(many)
Pied-billed Grebe, Horned Grebe, Osprey, Harrier, Killdeer, Kingfisher
Peregrine Falcon, Merlin, Kestrel, Phoebe,
Rough-winged Swallow, Tree Swallow, Winter Wren,
Hermit Thrush, Fox Sparrow, Chipping Sparrow, Towhee,
Meadowlark, Pine Siskin


 

 

Jonathan Pierce
3/31 in Cheshire
3 Red-necked Grebe

Keenan Yakola
3/30 at Turners Falls
3 Gadwall
2 Iceland Gull
In Northampton
1 Sandhill Crane in flight
3/27 in Northampton
5 Redhead

Gael Hurley
3/29-30 in Stockbridge
2 Redhead

Various Observers
3/28-30 in Montague
groups of Red Crossbills

Jeff Johnstone
3/28-29 in New Salem
1 Canvasback

Tom Gagnon
3/28 at Turners Falls
1 White-fronted Goose
3 Gadwall

Seth Kellogg
3/28 at Congamond in Southwick
3 Red-breasted Merganser

Manuel Morales
3/28 in Williamstown
2 Snow Goose

Other arrivals and migrants
Pintail, American Wigeon, Green-winged Teal
Lesser Scaup, Greater Scaup, Bufflehead
Ring-necked Duck(many) Pied-billed Grebe,
Snipe, Osprey, Harrier, Red-shouldered Hawk
Saw-whet Owl, Merlin, Kestrel, Phoebe,
Rough-winged Swallow, Tree Swallow, Winter Wren,
Snow Bunting, Horned Lark, Fox Sparrow, Towhee,
Meadowlark, Rusty Blackbird, Purple Finch, Pine Siskin


 

Rene Laubach
3/27 in Lenox
1 Laughing Gull

Stephan Pierce
3/27 in Ashfield
7 Snow Geese

Jonathan Pierce
3/27 in Cheshire
1 Ruddy Duck
In Stockbridge
40 Greater Scaup
Peter Gagarin

3/27 at Turners Falls
2 Red-breasted Merganser
3/26
1 Gadwall

Various Observers
3/26-27 in Montague
small groups of Red Crossbills

 

 

Bill Lafley
3/25 in Orange
90 Snow Goose

Jonathan Pierce
3/25 in Lee
3 Snipe
3/24 in Windsor
1 Northern Shrike

Eric Huston
3/25 in Montague
3 Red Crossbill

Other arrivals and migrants
Pintail, American Wigeon, Green-winged Teal
Lesser Scaup, Greater Scaup, Bufflehead
Pied-billed Grebe, Great Blue Heron
Harrier, Red-shouldered Hawk
Killdeer, Flicker, Sapsucker
Snow Bunting, Horned Lark, Hermit Thrush
Savannah Sparrow, Fox Sparrow, Meadowlark,
Rusty Blackbird, Purple Finch, Pine Siskin

Gael Hurley and others
3/24-25 at Cheshire Lake
4 Tundra Swans


Chris Hyytinen
3/20 in Rowe
20 Bohemian Waxwing

Noreen O'Brien
3/20 in Colrain
30 Bohemian Waxwing

Seth Kellogg
3/19 in Southwick
1 White-fronted Goose

Steve Johnas
3/18 in Longmeadow
1 Coot

Other migrants and arrivals reported
Pintail, Ring-necked Duck, Bufflehead, Sharp-shinned Hawk,
Great Blue Heron, Kestrel, Snow Bunting, Horned lark, Fish Crow,
Yellow-rumped Warbler, Fox Sparrow, Meadowlark, Rusty Blackbird


 

1-3 Snow Buntings have been found in
Northampton, Hadley, Granville, Deerfield, and South Quabbin,
usually with flocks of Horned Larks.

Dave Tisdell
3/17 in Holyoke at Ashley
18 Snow Bunting

Jeremy Coleman
3/16 at Turners Falls
1 White-fronted Goose
27 Snow Bunting

Ken Schopp
3/16 in Sheffield
2 Lesser Scaup
3 White-crowned Sparrow

Dorrie Holmes
3/15 in Southwick
1 White-fronted Goose
2 Great Blue Heron

Jonathan Pierce
3/15 in Cheshire
2 Gadwall

Steve Motyl
3/15 in Ludlow
2 Lesser Scaup


 

Denise Michowski
Jan-3/13 in Chicopee
1 Saw-whet Owl

Various observers
3/12 in Amherst
1 Snow Goose

Rene Wendell
3/12 in Pittsfield
2 Gadwall

Gael Hurley
3/12 at Onota
1 Iceland Gull

Michele Moore
3/12 in Longmeadow
1 Coot
3/9-11 in Longmeadow
1 Gadwall

Holly Higinbotham
3/9 in Windsor
1 Saw-whet Owl

 

Chris Hyytinen
3/8 in Rowe
8 Pine Siskin

 

Bill Lafley
3/8 in New Salem
1 Saw-whet Owl
3/7 in Turners Falls
1 Snow Goose

Lois Richardson, vo
3/6-7 in Longmeadow
1 Coot

Dorrie Holmes
3/7 in Ludlow
1 Coot

Greg Ward
3/7 in Lee
36 Snow Geese

Jonathan Pierce
3/7 at Onota
1 Shoveler
1 Ruddy Duck
At Pontoosuc
2 Ruddy Duck

Other migrants/arrivals reported
American Wigeon, Green-winged Teal, Ring-necked Duck
Greater Scaup, Goldeneye, Bufflehead,
Kingfisher, Rusty Blackbird, Towhee

 

Devin Griffiths
3/5 at Turners Falls
1 White-fronted Goose
1 Lesser Black-backed Gull
1 Iceland Gull

Steve Motyl, vo
3/3-5 in Ludlow
5 Ruddy Duck
1 Coot

Jeremy Coleman
3/4 in Hatfield
2 Ruddy Duck

Lois Richardson
3/3 in Longmeadow

1 Gadwall

Greg Ward
3/3 in Stockbridge
1 Horned Grebe

Mark Taylor, Greg Watkevich
2/27, 3/4 at Turners Falls
1 Barrow's Goldeneye -female

Larry Therrien
3/2 in Belchertown
1 Virginia Rail

various 2/28-3/5
American Wigeon
Pintail
Green-winged Teal
Greater and Lesser Scaup
Bufflehead
Ring-necked Duck
Pied-billed Grebe
Northern Harrier

 

Cory Ross
2/27 in Northfield
1 Northern Shrike

Ken Schopp
2/26 in Sheffield
1 Gadwall

various
2/25-26 at Turners Falls
1 Snow Goose

Jeremy Coleman
2/25 at Turners Falls
1 Pied-billed Grebe
1 Lesser Black-backed Gull
1 Iceland Gull

Simon Eaton
2/25 in Montague
small flock of Red Crossbills

David Pritchard
2/25 in Northampton
1 Greater White-fronted Goose

Dorrie Holmes
2/24-25 in Southwick
1 Greater White-fronted Goose

various - 2/25-27
American Wigeon
Pintail
Green-winged Teal
Greater Scaup
Northern Harrier

Continuing at Arcadia
1 Red-headed Woodpecker

 

2/25 in Windsor
1 Boreal Chickadee continues

Dorrie Holmes
2/24 in Southwick at Congamond
1 Gr White-fronted Goose

2/24 in Amherst
Keenan Yakola
3 Cackling Goose

Bill Lafley
2/24 in Orange
1 Northern Shrike continues

Seth Kellogg
2/23 in Southwick at Congamond
7 Shoveler

A Golumbos
2/22 in Windsor
1 Northern Shrike

2/23 in Belchertown
1 Red-headed Woodpecker continues

Justin Lawson
2/22 in Amherst
1 Red-headed Woodpecker continues

2/21 at Turners Falls
1 Iceland Gull continues

2/20 in Ludlow
Steve Motyl
1 Ruddy Duck

Arrivals
Pintail, Ring-necked Duck, Green-winged Teal, Wood Duck, Greater Scaup
Bufflehead, Common Loon, Harrier, Red-shouldered Hawk, Killdeer, Woodcock,
Kingfisher, Phoebe, Snow Bunting, Fox Sparrow


James Smith, vo
2/15-19 at Turners Falls
2-4 Iceland gull
2-4 Lesser Black-backed Gull
1 Greater Scaup

M. Whitlock
2/19 at Turners Falls
1 Rough-legged hawk

Michael Morales
2/18 in Windsor
1 Northern Shrike

Geoff Le Baron
2/18 in Northampton
2 Cackling Goose
1 American Wigeon

Jonathan Pierce
2/18 in Dalton
1 Bohemian Waxwing

Chris Hytinnen
2/17 in Hadley
2 Lapland Longspur


Jonathan Pierce
2/15 in Sheffield
2 Vesper Sparrow

Larry Therrien
2/15 in Hadley (Knightly Road)
388 Horned Lark
3 Lapland Longspur

Keenan Yakola
12/14 in Hadley
4+ Lapland Longspur

Eric Huston
2/13 in Deerfield
100 Snow Bunting

Scott Surner
2/11 in Hadley
6 Lapland Longspur
2 Snow Bunting
400 Horned Lark

Steve Motyl
2/8-12 in Agawam
18 Ring-necked Duck

via Deb Oakley
2/8 in Northampton
1 Rough-legged hawk

 

 

various observers
2/1-4 continuing at Turners Falls
1 Greater Scaup
1 Ring-necked Duck
1 Bufflehead
1-2 Lesser Black-backed Gull
1 Glaucous Gull
1-4 Iceland Gull

Nancy Eaton
2/4 in Hadley
1 Rough-legged Hawk

Gael Hurley
2/2 in Hinsdale
1 Northern Shrike

Greg Ward
2/1 in Sheffield
2 Green-winged Teal
1 Greater Scaup

Larry Therrien
1/31 in Amherst
1 Northern Shrike

Nancy Houlihan
1/30 in Hinsdale
1 Boreal Chickadee continues

James Smith
1/30 at Turners Falls
1 Cackling Goose

 

 

Jeremy Coleman
2/1 at Turners Falls
4 Iceland Gull

Larry Therrien, others
1/31-2/1 in Amherst/Hadley
1 Cackling Goose
1 White-fronted Goose

Nancy Houlihan
1/31 in Goshen
1 Goshawk

Michelle Moore
1/30 in Southwick
3 Ring-necked Duck
1 Greater Scaup
1 Harrier
1/28 in Longmeadow
1 Pintail
1 Wood Duck

Dorie Holmes
1/29 in Longmeadow
1 Wood Duck
1 American Wigeon
In West Springfield
1 Coot

Devin Griffiths
1/27 at Turners Falls
1 Glaucous Gull


Kyron Hanson
1/26 in Sheffield
1 Northern Shrike

Gael Hurley
1/25 in Sheffield
1 Long-tailed Duck
1 Greater Scaup

Jonathan Pierce
1/23 in Sheffield
68 Turkey Vulture

Dave Small
1/23 at Turners Falls
1 Greater Scaup
1 Lesser Black-backed Gull
1 Iceland Gull

Larry Therrien
1/22 at South Quabbin
1 Bufflehead
1 Red-breasted Merganser
322 Common Merganser
92 Goldeneye
77 Hooded Merganser

Eric Huston
1/22 in Northfield
1 1 Barrow's Goldeneye

Marty Hormon
1/22 in Orange
1 Northern Shrike

Deb Oakley
1/22 in Northampton
1 Rough-legged Hawk

Steve Motyl
1/22 in Agawam
1 White-fronted Goose

 

Dorrie Holmes
1/18 in Longmeadow
1 Ross's Goose
1 Snow Goose

Joshua Rose
1/18 in Montague
1 Shoveler

Lois Richardson
1/17 in Agawam
1 Snow Goose

Michele Moore
1/17 in Agawam
1 Pintail
1 American Wigeon
In Springfield
1 Pintail
1 Wood Duck

Steve Motyl
1/17 in Agawam
1 Green-winged Teal
1 Iceland Gull

Michael Locher
1/17 in Holyoke
1 Bufflehead

George Gove
1/16 in Turners Falls
1 Lesser Black-backed Gull
1 Iceland Gull


 

 

Aiden & Devin Griffiths
1/16 in Agawam
4 Cackling Goose
1 American Wigeon
1 Green-winged Teal
1 Pintail

Derek Allard
1/15 in Northampton at Arcadia
1 Red-headed Woodpecker

Kyron Hanson
1/15 in Sheffield
1 Greater Scaup

Lee Halasz
1/15 in Easthampton
2 Black Vulture

Dorrie Holmes
1/15 in Agawam
1 Barrow's Goldeneye

Larry Therrien
1/15 at South Quabbin
1 Bufflehead
1 Long-eared Owl

Bee Emily
1/14 in Montague
1 Long-eared Owl

Eric Huston
1/14 at Turners Falls
1 Ring-necked Duck
1 Greater Scaup
1 Lesser Black-backed Gull
1 Iceland Gull

 

 

 

Larry Therrien
1/14 in Belchertown
1 Long-eared Owl
At South Quabbin
2 Ring-necked Duck
1 Bufflehead
1 Red-necked Grebe

Bill Lafley
1/14 in Orange near Airport
1 Northern Shrike

Derek Allard
1/14 in Montague center
1 Shoveler continues

Michael Locher
1/14 in Hadley near Marina
1 Green-winged Teal

Steve Motyl
1/14 in Agawam
1 Snow Goose

Seth Kellogg
1/13 in Agawam
1 female Pintail
1 Bufflehead (continuing)

Bill Lafley
1/12 in Turners Falls Canal
1 Lesser Black-backed Gull

Bob Bieda
1/12 in Easthampton at Nonotuck
1 Gadwall

 

Michele Moore
1/12 in Longmeadow
2 Yellow-rumped Warbler
1/11 - 1 Ruby-crowned Kinglet
1/10 - 1 Hermit Thrush

Larry Therrien
1/12 in Hadley
1 Green-winged Teal
1/11 in Belchertown
1 Hermit Thrush
1/9 in Northampton
1 Rough-legged Hawk
1 Merlin
1 Lapland Longspur

Brian Kulvete
1/9 in Longmeadow
1 Saw-whet Owl

Continuing to 1/12
1 Shoveler in Montague
1 Pintail in Springfield
1 Lesser Black-backed Gull at Turners Falls
In Southwick
2 Wood Duck, 4 Ring-necked Duck
2 Greater Scaup, Harrier


 

Scott Surner
1/8 in Hadley
1 Lapland Longspur

Bob Bieda
1/8 in Northampton
1 Rough-legged Hawk

Jeremy Coleman
1/8 at Turners Falls
1 Lesser Black-backed Gull

Larry Therrien
1/7-8 in Northampton
1 Lapland Longspur
1/6 at South Quabbin
2 Long-tailed Duck

Joshua Rose
1/6-8 in Montague
1 Shoveler
1/6 in Montague
1 Lapland Longspur
1/6 at Turners Falls
1 Glaucous Gull

Manuel Morales
1/7 in Cheshire
1 Rough-legged hawk

Lois Richardson
1/7 in Agawam
1 Pintail
1 Green-winged Teal

Dorrie Holmes
1/5 in Tolland
6 Red Crossbill

Rene Wendell
1/6 in Sheffield
1 Rough-legged Hawk
1/5 in Egremont
1 Lapland Longspur

 

Lois Richardson
1/4 in Agawam
2 Iceland Gull
1 Barrow's Goldeneye

 

Joshua Rose
1/4 at Turners Falls
1 Greater Scaup
1 Ring-necked Duck

Larry Therrien
1/4-5 at South Quabbin
1 Ruddy Duck
1 Ring-necked Duck

Michele Moore
1/4 in Longmeadow
1 White-fronted Goose
1 Ring-necked Duck

 

Lois Richardson
1/3 in Forest Park Springfield
1 Pintail
1/2 in Longmeadow on river (vo)
1 White-fronted Goose

Tom Collins
1/3 at Onota Lake
2-3? Red-breasted Merganser

Roberta Hodson
1/2 in Hadley
1 Rough-legged Hawk

Dorrie Holmes
1/2 in Southwick at Congamond
1 Cackling Goose
1 White-fronted Goose

Ann Robblee
1/2 in Agawam on river
1 Snow Goose

Steve Motyl
1/2 in Agawam on river
1 Cackling Goose


 

Rich Guthrie
1/2 in Peru at 18 Bonnie Lane
1 Boreal Chickadee at feeders

 

Bee Emily
1/1 in Shutesbury
1 Long-eared Owl calling

Janice Zepko
1/1 in Southwick
1 imm White-fronted Goose
2 Pintail
2 Greater Scaup
4 Ring-necked Duck

Michele Moore
12/31-1/1 in Longmeadow on river
2 Snow Goose
1 adult White-fronted Goose

Aiden Griffiths
1/1 at Turners Falls
1 Ring-necked Duck
1 Greater Scaup

Dave McLain
1/1 in Westfield
1 Winter Wren

Tim Carter
1/1 in Southwick
1 Catbird

Ann Robble
1/1 in Agawam
1 Bufflehead

Larry Therrien
1/1 at South Quabbin
1 Greater Scaup

12/31 in Dalton
1 Harris's Sparrow continues


Michael Locker
12/30 in Hadley on Aqua Vita
1 Harris's Sparrow

Ann Robblee
12/30 in Agawam
1 White-fronted Goose

Larry Therrien
12/29 in Belchertown at Lake Wallace
1 Red-headed Woodpecker
1 Rusty Blackbird

Steve Motyl
12/28-29 in Longmeadow on river
1 White-fronted Goose
1 Cackling Goose

Dorrie Holmes
12/28 in Agawam on river
1 Barrow's Goldeneye

Jonathan Pierce
12/28 in Lee
2 Rough-legged hawk

Chris Volker
12/28 in Longmeadow
1 Turkey Vulture

 

 

Aiden Griffiths
12/27 in Belchertown
1 Northern Shrike

Dorrie Holmes
12/26 in Southwick at Congamond
2 Greater Scaup
4 Ring-necked Duck
1 Wood Duck

Steve Motyl
12/24 & 26 in Agawam
1 White-fronted Goose
12/24 in Agawam
1 Cackling Goose

Rene Wendell
12/24 in Egremont
1 Lapland Longspur

Steve Shelasky
12/22-25 in Springfield
1 Pintail

Gael Hurley
12/23 in Dalton
1 Harris's Sparrow continues
12/25 at Onota Lake
1 Red-breasted Merganser

Jeremy Coleman, vo
12/19 at Turners Falls
1 Glaucous Gull
2 Iceland Gull
1 Lesser Black-backed Gull

Aiden Griffiths, vo
12/18 in Hatfield
2 Snowy Owl
Now 62 records in WM since 1935, last in 2009
11 in Hampshire County

Greg Ward
12/16 at Laurel Lake in Lee
2 Snow Goose
2 Lesser Scaup
1 Coot

Michael Locher
12/16 in Hadley
1 Saw-whet Owl

Gael Hurley
12/16 in Dalton
1 Harris's Sparrow continues

Continuing reports of
Pink-footed Goose in Amherst
Red-headed Woodpecker in BelchertownJeremy Coleman, vo
12/19 at Turners Falls
1 Glaucous Gull
2 Iceland Gull
1 Lesser Black-backed Gull

Aiden Griffiths, vo
12/18 in Hatfield
2 Snowy Owl
Now 62 records since 1935, last in 2009
11 in Hampshire County

Greg Ward
12/16 at Laurel Lake in Lee
2 Snow Goose
2 Lesser Scaup
1 Coot

Michael Locher
12/16 in Hadley
1 Saw-whet Owl

Gael Hurley
12/16 in Dalton
1 Harris's Sparrow continues

Continuing reports of
Pink-footed Goose in Amherst
Red-headed Woodpecker in Belchertown

 

Jeremy Coleman
12/15 at Turners Falls
1 Canvasback continues
2 Gadwall
1 Iceland Gull continues

Greg Watkevich
12/14 at Turners Falls
2 Pintail

Joe Borguet
12/14 in Brimfield
1 Saw-whet Owl

Jonathan Pierce
13-14 in South Lee
1 Rough-legged Hawk
12/11 at Stockbridge Bowl
1 Gadwall
114 Ring-necked Duck

Gael Hurley
12/12-13 at Cheshire Lake
1 Shoveler

Greg Ward
12/12 at Laurel Lake in Lee
2 Lesser Scaup
3 Ruddy Duck

Larry Therrien
12/12 at South Quabbin
1 Red-necked Grebe

Eric Huston
12/12 at Turners Falls
2 Ruddy Duck

Keenan Yakola
12/11 in Northampton
1 Great Blue Heron
7 Rusty Blackbird


 

Peter Gagarin
12/11 at Turners Falls
1 Canvasback

Gael Hurley
12/9 in Dalton
1 Northern Shrike
1 Harris's Sparrow (after 4 day absence)

Jeremy Coleman
12/9 at Turners Falls
1 Iceland Gull
1 Lesser Black-backed Gull

Manuel Morale
12/8 in Williamstown
1 Brown Thrasher
12/7
1 Yellow-rumped Warbler

Various
12/10 in Amherst/Hadley
1 Pink-footed Goose continues

 

 

Brenda Brownell
12/5 in Belchertown
1 Northern Shrike

Larry Therrien
12/6 in Hadley
1 Pink-footed Goose
1 Lapland Longspur

Jonathan Pierce
12/6 at Richmond Pond
4 Ruddy Duck

Lois Richardson
12/6 in Agawam
1 Snow Goose


Devin Griffiths
12/6 in Hadley
1 White-fronted Goose

 

12/4 Continuing reports
Harris' Sparrow in Dalton
Red-headed Woodpeckers in Belchertown and Northampton
Brant in Amherst
Northern Shrike in Windsor

Dorrie Holmes
12/4 in Agawam
2 Red-breasted Merganser
12/3 in Agawam
1 Barrow's Goldeneye

Rene Wendell
12/4 at October Mt in Washington
1 Northern Shrike
12/3 at Richmond Pond
1 Pintail
12/2 at Onota Lake
5 Green-winged Teal

Jonathan Pierce
12/4 in Pittsfield
1 Iceland Gull
12/2 at Onota Lake
5 Gadwall

Clara Sherrard
12/2 in Springfield
1 Baltimore Oriole (photo)

April Downey
12/2 in Hampden
1 Killdeer
12/1 in Hampden
1 Green-winged Teal

Dorrie Holmes
12/1 in Tolland
3 Red-breasted Merganser
1 Common Loon


 

Chuck Johnson
11/30 in North Adams at Mt Williams Res
23 Snow Bunting

Greg Ward
11/28 in Mt Washington at Mt Everett
12 Common Redpoll

Jonathan Pierce
11/28 at Pontoosuc
4 Red-breasted Merganser
279 Common Merganser
11/27 in Lenox
1 Saw-whet Owl

Larry Therrien
11/28 at South Quabbin
1 Black Scoter
11/26 at South Quabbin
1 Northern Pintail
2 White-winged Scoter
In Northampton at Arcadia
1 Northern Pintail

April Downey
11/28 in Hampden
1 White-fronted Goose
11/25 in Hampden
1 Northern Pintail

Gael Hurley
11/28 in Dalton
1 Harris' Sparrow

 

Larry Therrien
11/26 in Northampton at Arcadia
2 Cackling Goose
1 Phoebe

 

Dorrie Holmes
11/25 in Southwick at Congamond
1 Ruddy Duck
2 Coot
11/23 at Noyes Pond in Tolland
1 Red-breasted Merganser

James Smith
11/23 at Turners Falls
4 Gadwall
1 Lesser Black-backed Gull

Jonathan Pierce
11/22 at Richmond Pond
6 Coot
At Laurel Lake
1 Black Scoter

Greg Ward
11/22 at Pontoosuc Lake
2 Bonaparte's Gull

 

Gael Hurley
11/25 in Dalton at feeder
1 Harris' Sparrow
At Silver Lake in Pittsfield
9 Black Scoter

 

Larry Therrien
11/25 at South Quabbin
4 Long-tailed Duck
1 Red-necked Grebe
11/24 at South Quabbin
1 Cackling Goose

Eric Labato
11/24 in Northampton at Arcadia
1 Red-headed Woodpecker

Jeremy Coleman
11/21 in Northfield
1 Saw-whet Owl

 

 

Jeremy Coleman
11/21 at Turners Falls
2 Cackling Geese
In Hadley
1 Brant

Larry Therrien
11/21 at South Quabbin
1 Bonaparte's Gull
11/20 at South Quabbin
1 Golden Eagle

Keenan Yakola
11/20 in Northampton
2 Cackling Geese

Derek Allard
11/19 in Northampton
1 Red-headed Woodpecker

Jonathan Pierce
11/19 in Sheffield
1 Golden Eagle
11/16 at Onota Lake
4 Red-throated Loon
1 Red-breasted Merganser
11/16 at Pontoosuc
6 Shoveler
53 Red-throated Loon
11/15
38 Red-throated Loon
11/14 in Windsor
1 Northern Shrike

Bill Lafley
11/15 in New Salem
1 Northern Shrike

Joe Wojtanowski
11/12 in Granville
1 Golden Eagle

 

James Smith
11/13 in Turners Falls at Airport
1 Mountain Bluebird

Larry Therrien
11/12 at South Quabbin
1 Black Scoter
1 Long-tailed Duck

Mark Lynch
11/12 in Holland at Lake Hamilton
13 Greater Scaup
95 Ruddy Duck

Gael Hurley
11/11 at Cheshire Lake
1 Long-tailed Duck
At Pontoosuc
9 Black Scoter
At Richmond Pond
20 Ruddy Duck

Jonathan Pierce
11/10 at Onota Lake
7 Long-tailed Duck
At Pontoosuc Lake
28 Lesser Scaup
1 Bonaparte's Gull

Mark Taylor
11/9 in Hatfield
2 Lapland Longspur

Larry Therrien
11/8 at South Quabbin
1 Pine Grosbeak
1 Spotted Sandpiper


 

Jonathan Pierce and others
11/6 at Berkshire Lakes
1700 Ring-necked Ducks (Mud Pond)
60 Black Scoter
1 White-winged Scoter
3 Long-tailed Duck
1 Red-necked Grebe
16 Ruddy Duck
6 Coot

Jeremy Coleman
11/6 at Turners Falls
1 Greater Scaup
1 Red-necked Grebe

Steve Motyl
11/6 in Ludlow
1 Long-tailed Duck
2 White-winged Scoter
3 Red-necked Grebe
1 Ruddy Duck

Bill Lafley
11/6 at North Quabbin
1 Golden Eagle
3 Greater Yellowlegs

Rene Laubach
11/6 in Stockbridge
1 Pine Grosbeak

Eric Huston
11/6 in Northampton
1 Least Sandpiper

Dereck Allard
11/6 in Northampton
1 Redstart

Larry Therrien
11/6 at South Quabbin
2 White-winged Scoter
22 Long-tailed Duck
2 Red-necked Grebe

Mark Lynch
11/6 at South Quabbin
26 Long-tailed Duck
1 Golden Eagle
1 Greater Yellowlegs
1 White-winged Crossbill

 

Eric Huston
11/5 Northfield
1 Least Sandpiper

Jonathan Pierce and others
11/4 at Central Berkshire Lakes
2 Gadwall
4 Lesser Scaup
3 White-winged Scoter
29 Black Scoter
1 Long-tailed Duck
4 Ruddy Duck
2 Coot

Larry Therrien
11/4 at South Quabbin
32 Brant
16 Black Scoter
26 Long-tailed Ducks
11/2 in Hampden
1 Snow Goose
11/1 in Northampton
1 Lapland Longspur

Michele Moore
11/3 in Longmeadow
1 Coot

Larry Therrien
11/2 at Northampton
1 Phoebe

April Downey
11/2 in Hampden
1 Snow Goose
10/31-11/1
1 White-fronted Goose

Andrew Magee
11/1 in Northampton
1 Lapland Longspur
23 Redpoll


 


 

Larry Therrien
10/31at South Quabbin
29 Long-tailed Duck
10/29 at South Quabbin
2 Bonaparte's Gull
5 Snow Bunting

Joe Oliverio
10/31 at Ludlow Res
1 White-winged Scoter
1 Ruddy Duck

Dorrie Holmes
10/31 in Otis
1 Long-tailed Duck

Chuck Johnson
10/30 in North Adams
1 White-fronted Goose
10/29 in Williamstown
1 Cackling Goose

Keenan Yakola
10/28-31 in Amherst Campus Pond
1 Brant
10/29 in Northampton
2 Cackling Goose
1 Bonaparte's Gull

Manuel Morales
10/29 at Pontoosuc
1 Bonaparte's Gull

Jeremy Coleman
10/28 at Turners Falls
1 Iceland Gull

Greg Watkevich
10/28 at Turners Falls
1 Cackling Goose

 

Larry Therrien
10/25 at South Quabbin
6 Brant
2 White-winged Scoter
1 Long-tailed Duck

Jonathan Pierce
10/24 in Pittsfield at Mud Pond
850 Ring-necked Duck
1 Lesser Scaup

Chuck Johnson
10/24 at Mt Williams Res in N. Adams
1 White-fronted Goose
1 Cackling Goose

Larry Therrien
10/24 at South Quabbin
1 Shoveler
5 Red-breasted Merganser

Michele Moore
10/24 in Longmeadow
83 Green-winged Teal

Scott Surner
10/24 at South Quabbin
8 Surf Scoter
1 Black Scoter

 

Jeremy Coleman
10/23 in Gill
1 Blue-winged Teal
1 American Wigeon
2 Gadwall

Larry Therrien
10/23 at South Quabbin
3 Greater Scaup
10 Surf Scoter
1 Black Scoter
2 Red-breasted Merganser
1 Goshawk

Gael Hurley
10/23 at Cheshire Lake
3 Gadwall
7 American Wigeon
1 White-winged Scoter
24 Ruddy Duck

Jacob Morris-Siegel
10/23 in Windsor
1 Northern Shrike

Bill Lafley
10/22 at North Quabbin
3 Black-bellied Plover
3 Dunlin

Ken Schopp
10/23 in Sheffield
1 Snipe

Other notable species reported:
Bufflehead, Ring-necked Duck, Pied-billed Grebe
Black Vulture, Northern Harrier
Killdeer, Pectoral Sandpiper
Vesper Sparrow, Rusty Blackbird

 

Jonathan Pierce
10/22 at Onota Lake
6 Black Scoter

Michael Morales/Chuck Johnson
10/22 in North Adams at Mt Williams Res.
5 Black Scoter
3 Ruddy Duck

Scott Surner
10/22 in Hadley
160 Pipit

Greg Ward
10/22 at Onota
1 Bonaparte's Gull

Larry Therrien
10/21 at South Quabbin
3 Evening Grosbeak

Jeremy Coleman
10/21 at Turners Falls
10 Snow Goose
2 White-winged Scoter

Jonathan Pierce
10/20 at Pontoosuc Lake
1 White-winged Scoter

Greg Watkewich
10/20 at Turners Falls
2 White-fronted Goose

Rene Wendell
10/21 at Onota Lake
1 Dunlin

Michele Moore
10/20 in Longmeadow
60 Green-winged Teal
10/18 in Longmeadow
1 Blue-winged Teal

Devin Griffiths
10/19 in Hadley
1 Orange-crowned Warbler

Anne Robblee
10/16 in Longmeadow
1 Bay-breasted Warbler

Other notable species reported
Gadwall, Pintail, Am Wigeon, Greater Scaup
Common Loon, Pied-billed Grebe, Horned Grebe
Great Egret, Harrier, Coot
Gr Yellowlegs, Pectoral Sandpiper, Merlin
Pipit, Blue-headed Vireo, Winter Wren
Swainson's Thrush, Yellowthroat, Blackpoll
Fox, White-crowned and Vesper Sparrow
Rusty Blackbird, Purple Finch


Larry Therrien
10/19 at South Quabbin
2 Greater Scaup
2 Lesser Scaup
3 Surf Scoter
2 Black Scoter
5 Long-tailed Duck
3 Red-breasted Merganser
10/17 at South Quabbin
9 Horned Grebe
1 Pectoral Sandpiper
In Belchertown
1 Solitary Sandpiper

Aiden Griffiths
10/19 in Hadley
1 Orange-crowned Warbler

Eric Huston
10/19 at Turners Falls
1 Greater Scaup
1 Coot

Bill Lafley
10/19 at Quabbin
2 Greater Yellowlegs

James Smith
10/18 at Turners Falls
2 White-fronted Goose

Greg Ward
10/18 in Great Barrington
1 Little Blue Heron

Michelle Moore
10/18 in Longmeadow
2 Great Egret
10/16 in Longmeadow
3 Gadwall

Ed Lewis
10/17 in Worthington
1 Sandhill Crane

Chuck Johnson
10/17 at Onota Lake
2 Pintail
1 Coot

Other notable species reported:
pied-billed grebe, northern harrier, red-shouldered hawk,
peregrine falcon, merlin, kestrel, screech owl,
phoebe, house wren, ruby-crowned kinglet,

hermit thrush, Swainson’s thrush, pipit, catbird, blackpoll,
pine and palm warbler, yellowthroat, fox sparrow,
vesper, Lincoln’s sparrow, white-crowned sparrow, towhee,
indigo bunting, meadowlark, bobolink, rusty blackbird,
snow bunting, pine siskin, and purple finch


Steve Svec (ABC)
10/16 in Holyoke at Ashley
1 Shoveler

Larry Therrien
10/15-16 in Belchertown at Lake Wallace
1 Red-headed Woodpecker

J. Morris Siegal
10/15 in Lee
1 Rough-legged hawk

Tom Swochak
10/15 in Russell at Shatterack
68 Turkey Vulture
1 Golden Eagle

Keenan Yakola
10/15 at South Quabbin
6 White-winged Scoter
1 Surf Scoter

Jonathan Pierce
10/15 in Washington at October Mt
3 Pectoral Sandpiper

Chuck Johnson
10/15 in Williamstown
2 Vesper Sparrow

Scott Surner
10/14 in Hadley
1 Orange-crowned Warbler
At South Quabbin
15 Black Scoter

Other notable species reported:
Gadwall, Green-winged Teal, Pintail
Common Loon, Cormorant, Green Heron
Pied-billed Grebe, Coot, Harrier
Merlin, Kestrel, Red-shouldered Hawk
Blue-headed Vireo, Ruby-crowned Kinglet
Winter Wren, Hermit Thrush, Pipit,
Black-and-White, Blackpoll, Palm Warbler
Lincoln's Sparrow, White-crowned Sparrow
Fox Sparrow, Meadowlark, Rusty Blackbird

 

Jonathan Pierce
10/14 in Pittsfield at Mud Pond
479 Ring-necked Duck

Lynn Boudreau
10/13 in Orange
1 Rose-breasted Grosbeak

Larry Therrien
10/13 in Hatfield
1 Great Egret
10/12 in Hadley
2 Pipit

Greg Watkevich
10/13 in Gill
1 Pied-billed Grebe
1 Coot

Jonathan Pierce
10/12 in Lee
1 Snow Goose

Keenan Yakola
10/12 in Amherst
1 Redstart

Chuck Johnson
10/12 in Williamstown
5 White-crowned Sparrow

Rene Wendell
10/12 in Stockbridge
1 Pied-billed Grebe

Bill Lafley
10/12 at Quabbin
1 Lesser Yellowlegs
3 Rusty Blackbird

Dorrie Homes
10/11 in Ludlow
1 Black-throated Green Warbler

Eric Huston
10/10 in Gill
1 Gadwall

George Nassiopoulos
10/10 in Gill
2 Black Scoter

Liam Waters
10/9 in Northampton
1 Green Heron


 

Rene Wendell
10/11 in Great Barrington
1 Orange-crowned Warbler

Greg Ward
10/11 in Richmond
7 Snow Geese

Larry Therrien
10/11 in Belchertown
1 Orange-crowned Warbler
In Hadley
1 Harrier
6 Pipit
1 Vesper Sparrow

Chuck Johnson
10/11 in Williamstown
1 Woodcock

Manuel Morales
10/10 in Williamstown
1 Pied-billed grebe
10/9 in Willliamstown
1 White-winged Scoter

Jonathan Pierce
10/10 at Pontoosuc
5 Black Scoter

Larry Therrien
10/9 in Belchertown
1 Blue-winged Teal

Greg Ward
10/9 in Alford
1 Surf Scoter

Joe Wojtanowski
10/8 in Granville
8 Pipit


 

Larry Therrien
10/10 at South Quabbin
10 Surf Scoter
9 White-winged Scoter
122 Black Scoter
1 Long-tailed Duck
1 Ruddy Duck

Elayne Ryba
10/10 in Charlemont
2 Evening Grosbeak

Eric Huston
10/10 at Turners Falls
2 Gr. White-fronted Goose
2 Black Scoter

Lois Richardson
10/10 at Ludlow Res.
12 Black Scoter

Seth Kellogg
10/10 at Congamond
2 Black Scoter
10/9 at Congamond
1 Pied-billed Grebe

Dorrie Holmes and Seth Kellogg
10/9-10 at Congamond
25-40 Tree Swallow

 

 

Larry Therrien
10/9 at South Quabbin
3 Ruddy Duck
1 Red-throated Loon
7 Red-necked Grebe
1 Horned grebe
In Belchertown
1 Green Heron

Jonathan Pierce
10/9 at Pontoosuc
5 Surf Scoter
11 Common Tern
At Onota
10 Greater Yellowlegs
1 Pied-billed Grebe
Laurel lake in Lee
2 Pied-billed Grebe
Stockbridge Bowl
1 Horned Grebe

Eric Huston
10/9 at North Quabbin
6 Surf Scoter
7 Common Loon
1 Greater Yellowlegs

Chuck Johnson
10/9 in North Adams
1 White-winged Scoter
2 Lesser Scaup


 

Greg Ward
10/8 in Great Barrington
1 Orange-crowned Warbler

Eric Huston
10/8 in Deerfield
30 Pipit
1 Nashville Warbler
1 Bobolink

Larry Therrien
10/8 in Hadley
1 Tennessee Warbler
1 Nashville Warbler
10/7 in Hadley
1 Great Egret
In Northampton
1 Connecticut Warbler

Ed and Sue Lewis
10/7 in Worthington
1 Golden Eagle

Janice Jorgensen
10/7 in Hadley
1 Harrier

Joshua Rose
10/7 in Amherst
1 Black-throated Blue Warbler

Jonathan Pierce
10/7 in Richmond
1 Pied-billed Grebe
10/6 In Piitsfield
1 Harrier

Michele Moore
10/6 in Longmeadow
1 Blue-winged Teal
2 Rusty Blackbird

James Smith
10/5 in Northampton
1 Connecticut Warbler
1 Dickcissel

John Alexander
10/5 in Sheffield
1 Yellow-billed Cuckoo

Ken Schopp
10/4 in Sheffield
1 Blue-winged Teal


 

Michele Moore
10/5 in Longmeadow
2 Pipit
1 Tennessee Warbler
1 Yellow Warbler
1 Connecticut Warbler
10/3 in Springfield
1 Green Heron
in Longmeadow
1 Green Heron

Chris Blagdon
10/5 in Tyringham
1 Nelson's Sparrow

Janice Jorgensen
10/4 in Deerfield
1 Green Heron
1 Barn Swallow

Joe Oliverio
10/4 in Hadley
1 Harrier
14 Kestrel

Joshua Rose
10/4 at Turners Falls
1 American Wigeon
1 Pied-billed Grebe

Larry Therrien
10/3 in Hadley
2 Harrier
6 Pipit
10/2 at South Quabbin
5 Common Loon

Gael Hurley
10/3 in Pittsfield
1 Swainson's Thrush
1 Bobolink

Eric Huston
10/2 in Deerfield
50 Pipit
10/1 in Bernardston
2 Least Sandpiper

Gael Hurley
10/2 in West Stockbridge
1 Tennessee Warbler

Dorrie Holmes
10/2 in Tolland
1 Swainson's Thrush
In Southwick
1 Harrier

Keenan Yakola
10/2 in Hadley
1 Philadelphia Vireo

Tom Swochak
9/12-30 At Shatterack Mt
2 Turkey Vulture
8 Bald Eagle
27 Osprey
2 Harrier
108 Sharpshinned Hawk
6 Cooper's Hawk
7 Red-shouldered Hawk
1755 Broad-winged Hawk
20 Kestrel
2 Merlin
3 Peregrine
2034 raptor migrants total

9/14
670 Broad-winged Hawk
12 Osprey
9/15
243 Broad-winged Hawk
9/21
31 Sharp-shinned Hawk
593 Broad-winged Hawk
1 Mississippi Kite

 

Dorrie Holmes
10/3 in Tolland
3 Sandhill Crane continue

Scott Surner
10/2 in Northampton
Wood Pewee
Wilson's Warbler

David Peake-Jones
10/2 in Northampton
1 Connecticut Warbler

Michele Moore
10/1-2 in Longmeadow
33 Great Egret
1 Coot

Mark Lynch
10/2 in Huntington
1 Least Flycatcher
1 Orange-crowned Warbler

Larry Therrien
10/2 in Hadley
1 Clay-colored Sparrow

Various Observers
10/1-2 at Turners Falls
1 Coot
1 Gadwall

 

Jonathan Pierce
10/1 in Pittsfield
2 Lesser Scaup (1 on 9/27)
1 Dunlin
9/26 in Lenox
1 Wood Thrush

Larry Therrien
9/30 in Northampton
1 Orange-crowned Warbler
9/28 in Belchertown
1 Connecticut Warbler
9/27 in Northampton
1 Dickcissel

Manuel Morales
9/30 in Williamstown
1 Connecticut Warbler

Gael Hurley
9/30 in Pittsfield
1 Blue-winged Teal
1 Solitary Sandpiper

Manuel Morales
9/27 in Tyringham
1 American Bittern

Greg Ward
9/26-27 in Tyringham
1 Nelson's Sharp-tailed Sparrow

Michele Moore
9/27-30 in Longmeadow
34 Great Egret

 

Larry Therrien
9/26 in Northampton at Arcadia
1 Orange-crowned Warbler
1 Dickcissel

Jonathan Pierce
9/24-26 at Mud Pond in Pittsfield
1 Lesser Scaup
60-150 Ring-necked Duck
1 Pipit
In Washington
1 Pectoral Sandpiper

Greg Ward
9/26 in Tyringham
1 Nelson's Sharp-tailed Sparrow

Scott Surner
9/25 in Hadley
1 Clay-colored Sparrow

Tom Gagnon
9/25 in central Quabbin
1 Goshawk
3 Golden Plover
11 Lesser Yellowlegs

Dorrie Holmes
9/24 in Agawam
1 White Pelican

Keenan Yakola
9/23 in Hadley
1 Mourning Warbler

 

Three observers
9/22-23 in Agawam
1 White Pelican

Larry Therrien
9/22 in Northampton
2 Connecticut Warbler
1 Dickcissel
In Hadley
1 Clay-colored Sparrow
9/21 in Amherst
1 Yellow-breasted Chat

George Kingston (abc)
9/21 in Longmeadow
31 Great Egret

Walt Rogers
9/21 in Otis
1 Yellow-bellied Flycatcher

Steve Motyl
9/20 in Wilbraham
1 Common Nighthawk

 

Keenan Yakola
9/16-19 in Amherst
1 Clay-colored Sparrow

Bob Bieda, vo
9/16-19 in Northampton at Arcadia Meadows
1 Sedge Wren

Larry Therrien
9/18 in Belchertown at Lake Wallace
1 Least Bittern

Steve Motyl
9/18 in Longmeadow
1 White Pelican

Aiden Griffiths
9/17 in Hadley
1 Grasshopper Sparrow

Carrie Jones
9/14-18 in Willamstown
4-7 Cape May Warbler

Dave McLain, vo
9/15-18 in Northampton at Arcadia
1 Marsh Wren


Bob Bieda and Tom Gagnon
9/16 in Northampton
1 Sedge Wren
1 Dickcissel

Larry Therrien
9/16 in Hadley
1 Connecticut Warbler

Patti Steinman
9/15 in Northampton
1 White Pelican (photo)

Keenan Yakola
9/15 in Amherst
1 Golden-winged Warbler
9/14 in Amherst
1 Olive-sided Flycatcher
1 Dickcissel - flyover

Dave McLain
9/15 in Northampton
1 Marsh Wren
1 Connecticut Warbler
1 Dickcissel

Bill Lafley
9/14 in New Salem
2 Olive-sided Flycatcher
1 Yellow-bellied Flycatcher

Tom Swochak
9/14 at Shatterack Mt
670 Broad-winged Hawk

Carrie Jones
9/14 in Williamstown
4 Cape May Warbler

Michele Moore
9/13 in Longmeadow
28 Great Egret

Deb Sulewski
9/9 in Southwick
1 Red-headed Woodpecker (photo)


 

Larry Therrien
9/11 in Hadley
1 Connecticut Warbler

Steve Svec (ABC trip)
9/11 in Southwick
3 Barred Owl
2 Screech Owl
1 Great Horned Owl

Bee Emily
9/11 in Montague
2 Pine Siskin

Sue Lewis
9/11 in Worthington
1 Sandhill Crane

Tom Gagnon
in Northampton
368 Nighthawk on 9/1
155 on 9/6
269 on 9/8
2961 Total for 8/15-9/10


 

Larry Therrien
9/9 in Northampton at Arcadia
1 Connecticut Warbler
1 Yellow-breasted Chat

Bill Thompson
9/8 in Hadley
1 Sandhill Crane

Noreen Mole
9/7 in Pittsfield
1 Olive-sided Flycatcher

Chuck Johnson
9/7 in Williamstown
1 Saw-whet Owl

Jonathan Pierce
9/7 in Cheshire
1 Olive-sided Flycatcher

Tom Gagnon
9/6 in Northampton
1 Purple Martin
9/5 in Northampton
1 Golden Plover

 

Larry Therrien
9/6 at Lake Wallace in Belchertown
1 Purple Martin
9/5 in Hadley
1 Black-bellied Plover

Jonathan Pierce
9/6 in Pittsfield
1 Philadelphia Vireo
1 Tennessee Warbler

Scott Surner
9/5 in Belchertown
1 Gadwall

Manuel Morales
9/5 in Williamstown
Lincoln's Sparrows

Michele Moore
9/5 in West Springfield
1 Snowy Egret
1 Little Blue Heron

Sue Lewis
9/5 in Worthington
4 Sandhill Crane

Other recent reports
Blue-winged Teal, Great Egret,
Semipalmated Plover, Greater and Lesser Yellowlegs,
Swainson's Thrush, Brown Thrasher,
Parula, Blackpoll, Palm Warbler

 

Manuel Morales
9/3 in Pittsfield
1 Golden Plover

Eric Huston
9/3 at Turners Falls
1 Gadwall
1 Olive-sided Flycatcher

Steve Motyl
9/2 in Ludlow
2 Blue-winged Teal

Devin Griffiths
9/2 in Belchertown at Lake Wallace
2 Blue-winged Teal

Greg Ward
9/1 in Tyringham
1 Tennessee Warbler

Dave Pritchard
8/31 in Hatfield
4 Golden Plover

Other recent reports
Little Blue Heron to 8/29, Virginia Rail
Semipalmated Plover, Greater and Lesser Yellowlegs
Nighthawk, Whip-poor-will, Swainson Thrush,
Northern Waterthrush, Parula, Palm Warbler


 

Jonathan Pierce
9/2 in Lenox
1 Cape May Warbler

Michele Moore
9/1 in Longmeadow
1 Blue-winged Teal
8/31 in Longmeadow
1 Lesser Yellowlegs
In West Springfield at Expo Lagoons
Black-crowned Night Heron
1 Snowy Egret

Larry Therrien
8/31 on Conn River Holyoke to Longmeadow
63 Great Egrets
48 Great Blue Heron
In West Springfield at Expo Lagoon
3 Black-crowned Night-Heron
1 Lesser Yellowlegs

Manuel Morales
8/31 in Williamstown
1 Olive-sided Flycatcher

Chuck Johnson
8/30 in North Adams
1 Baird's Sandpiper

Tom Gagnon
In Northampton
8/29 - 148 Nighthawk
8/30 - 148 Nighthawk
8/31 - 116 Nighthawk

Lois Richardson leading Allen Club
8/30 at  Longmeadow
107 Nighthawk

Anne Baker
8/30 Turners to Sunderland on river
50+ Common Merganser
10 Great Egret
10 Bald Eagle
12 Great Blue Heron

 

 

Jonathan Pierce
8/29 at October Mt Marsh
2 American Bittern
2 Snipe
1 Pectoral Sandpiper
In Pittsfield
2 Blue-winged Teal
2 Green-winged Teal

Manuel Morale
8/29 in North Adams
1 Baird's Sandpiper

Derek Allard
8/29 at Arcadia
21 Great Egret

Larry Therrien
8/28-29 in Holyoke
1 Little Blue Heron

Allen Club
8/28 in West Springfield
1 Snowy Egret
2 Black-crowned Night-Heron

Chuck Johnson
8/28 in Williamstown
1 Philadelphia Vireo
8/27 in Williamstown
414 Nighthawk

Bill Thompson
8/28 in Hawley
1 Yellow-billed Cuckoo

via Dorrie Holmes
8/27 in Southwick
1 Red-necked Grebe

 

Chuck Johnson
8/26 in Williamstown
47 Common Merganser
530 Nighthawk

Larry Therrien
8/24 in Belchertown at Lake Wallace
112 Wood Duck
15 Green Heron
8/24 in Holyoke
31 Common Merganser
15 Great Egret
2 Cliff Swallow

Gael Hurley
8/24 in Pittsfield
430 Nighthawk

Daniel Schell
8/24 in West Springfield
17 Great Egret
5 Snowy Egret
2 Black-crowned Night-heron

Tom Gagnon
8/24 in Windsor
4 Ruffed Grouse
1 Yellow-bellied Flycatcher

 

Eric Huston
8/24 at Turners Falls
1 Gadwall
1 Pied-billed Grebe

Larry Therrien
8/24 in Belchertown at Lake Wallace
1 Blue-winged Teal
2 Green-winged Teal
8/23 at South Quabbin
1 Black Tern
1 Red-necked Grebe
1/20-21 at Holyoke Dam
I imm. Little Blue Heron

Tom Collins
8/23 in Pittsfield
125 Nighthawk

Manuel Morales
1/22 in Williamstown
1 Mourning Warbler

Chuck Johnson
8/21 in Williamstown
1 Snipe

Jonathan Pierce
8/20 in Lenox
1 American Coot

Michele Moore
8/18 in Springfield
2 Black-crowned Night-heron

Various Observers
8/15-22 in Holyoke, at Arcadia, and in Longmeadow
8-15 Great Egret

 

James Smith
8/15-16 at Turners Falls
1 imm Laughing Gull

Larry Therrien
8/16 in Hadley
1 Vesper Sparrow
8/15 in Belchertown
1 Olive-sided Flycatcher
8/14 in Northampton
17 Great Egret
8/13 in Belchertown
86 Wood Duck
12 Green Heron
3 Virginia Rail

Steve Motyl
8/13 in Longmeadow
1 Black-crowned Night-heron
16 Great Egret
1 Pectoral Sandpiper

Ian Davies
8/12 in Washington
2 Pectoral Sandpiper

Dorrie Holmes
8/12 in Worthington
2 Sandhill Crane continue

Greg Ward
8/11 in Sheffield
1 Olive-sided Flycatcher

Jonathan Pierce
8/10 in Washington at October Mt
2 American Bittern
1 Pectoral Sandpiper

Aiden and Devin Griffiths
8/10 in Belchertown
8 Nighthawk

Noreen Mole
6/8-9 in Pittsfield
1 White-winged Crossbill

Charles Caron
8/9 in Hampden
1 White-weyed Vireo

Dave McLain
8/6 in Huntington
2 Bonaparte's Gull


Dorrie Holmes
8/6 in Tolland
3 Sandhill Crane

Jonathan Pierce
8/6 in Washington at October Mt Marsh
18 Semipalmated Plover
1 Pectoral Sandpiper
2 Snipe

Steve Motyl
8/5 in Longmeadow
1 Little Blue Heron
1 Bonaparte's Gull

Ken Schopp
8/2 in Sheffield
2 Blue-winged Teal
1 Olive-sided Flycatcher
8/3 in Sheffield
1 Pectoral Sandpiper

Lois Richardson
8/2 in Longmeadow
1 Snowy Egret

 

Jonathan Pierce
8/1 in Washington
2 American Bittern
6 Semipalmated Plover
3 Snipe
In Sheffield
1 Little Blue Heron continues
7/30 in Washington
1 Harrier
2 Semipalmated Plover

various observers
7/28-8/1 in Longmeadow
1-3 Snowy Egret
15-40 Great Egret
1-2 imm Little Blue Heron
7/28-8/1 at several places in region
1-2 Great Egrets

Mark Fairbrother
7/31Hatfield
7 Great Egret

Larry Therrien
7/31 at South Quabbin
1 Lesser Scaup continues
1 Whimbrel (flyby)

Chuck Johnson
7/31 in Williamstown
1 Yellow-billed Cuckoo

Anthony Hill
7/31 in Whately
41 Hummingbirds banded

Scott Schwenk
7/31 in Worthington
3 Sandhill Crane continue

Steve Shelasky, Dorrie Holmes
7/30 in Springfield
1 Black-crowned Night-Heron continues


Jonathan Pierce
7/27 at October Mt Marsh
7 Green-winged Teal
4 Snipe
2 Bittern
7/28 in Pittsfield
1 Great Egret
1 Green Heron
9 Solitary Sandpiper
17 Least Sandpiper

Chris Surprenant
7/28 in Longmeadow
21 Great Egret
2 Snowy Egret
2 Little Blue Heron

Larry Therrien
7/28 in Belchertown at Lake Wallace
1 Green-winged Teal
at South Quabbin
1 Evening Grosbeak

 

7/18-23
Great Egret reported in Easthampton, Tolland, Williamstown, Sheffield, and Amherst

Steve Shelasky
7/23 in Springfield
1 Black-crowned Night Heron continues

Rene Wendell
7/23 n Washington at October Mt SF
1 Greater Yellowlegs
7/21 in Sheffield
1 Little Blue Heron immature

Jonathan Pierce
7/22 in Washington at October Mt SF
11 Green-winged Teal
1 American Bittern
3 Snipe
1 Yellow-billed Cuckoo

Larry Therrien
7/21 in Belchertown
1 Pied-billed Grebe

Elayne Ryba
7/19 in Charlemont
1 Sharp-shinned Hawk
1 Evening Grosbeak

 

Manuel Morales
7/17 in Williamstown
1 Virginia Rail

Rene Wendell
7/17 in Washington
1 Bittern
1 Greater Yellowlegs

Ann Robblee
7/16 in Longmeadow
2 Semipalmated Sandpiper

Steve Shelasky
7/17 in Springfield
1 Black-crowned Night-Heron continues

Dorrie Holmes
7/16 in Tolland
1 Greater yellowlegs

Lois Richardson
7/16 in Longmeadow
1 Great Egret
1/15 in Longmeadow
1 Lesser Yellowlegs

Mark Lynch
7/15 in Sandisfield
1 Winter Wren
1 Nashville Warbler

Larry Therrien
7/15 in Belchertown
1 Great Egret
7/14 in Ludlow
2 Upland Sandpiper
4 Marsh Wren
1 Grasshopper Sparrow
4 Meadowlark

Stephanie Chapko
7/14 in Hadley
4 Kestrel
3 Meadowlark

Chuck Johnson
7/14 in Williamstown
4 Kestrel

 

Larry Therrien
7/12 in Belchertown
69 Wood Duck
At South Quabbin
1 Lesser Scaup continues

Mark Lynch
7/11 in Wendell
1 Yellow-billed Cuckoo
1 Pine Siskin

Drew Johnson
7/9 in Hadley
4 Orchard Oriole

Rene Wendell
7/7 in Lenox
1 Great Egret

Janice Doppler
7/6 in Worthington
1 American Bittern

Jonathan Pierce
7/6 in Pittsfield
5 Solitary Sandpiper
2 Least Sandpiper

 

Margaret Halbeisen
7/4-5 in Amherst
1 Red-headed Woodpecker

Steve Motyl
7/4 in Ludlow (Stony Brook)
1 Marsh Wren

Lois Richardson
7/4 at Ludlow Reservoir
4 Common Loon, (2 young)

April Downey
7/3 in Hampden
1 Red-throated Loon (injured by turtle - died)

Chuck Johnson
7/3 in Williamstown
6 Green Heron

Glenn d'Entremont
7/3,5 at West Quabbin
1 Acadian Flycatcher (gate 8)

Ken Schopp
7/2 in Gr Barrington
1 Olive-sided Flycatcher

Larry Therrien
7/1,5 at South Quabbin
1 Lesser Scaup

Dale Monette
6/30 at North Quabbin in New Salem (not 6/29)
1 Red-throated Loon


Rene Wendell
6/29 in Pittsfield at Silver Lake
1 Ruff

Greg Ward
6/29 in Sandisfield
1 Greater Yellowlegs
In Marlboro
1 Hooded Warbler

Larry Therrien
6/29 at South Quabbin
1 Lesser Scaup
1 Merlin

Ken Schopp
6/28 in Sheffield
1 American Avocet
private land - not seen 6/29-30
1 Nighthawk

 

 

Dave McLain
6/27-28 in Northampton at Arcadia
1 Glossy Ibis
6/28 in Easthampton
1 Pied-billed Grebe

Larry Therrien
6/27 in Belchertown
1 Red-Crossbill flyover
At South Quabbin
1 Lesser Scaup

Scott Surner
6/26 in Williamsburg
1 American Bittern
1 Virginia Rail
1 Green Heron
1 Hooded Merganser

Chris Volker
6/25 in Longmeadow
1 Sharp-shinned Hawk

Chris Surprenant
5/25 in Springfield
1 Black-crowned Night-Heron continues
1 Sharp-shinned Hawk


Lee Halasz
6/23 at New Salem
1 Acadian Flycatcher
1 Virginia Rail
1 Evening Grosbeak

Larry Therrien
6/23 in Easthampton
1 Great Egret

Mark Fairbrother
6/21 in Turners Falls
2 Evening Grosbeak

Jonathan Pierce
6/20 in Richmond
1 Pied-billed Grebe continuing
6/21 in Sheffield
1 Great Egret

Michele Moore
6/20 in Springfield
1 Black-crowned Night-Heron continues

Diane Potter
6/20 in Heath
1 Northern Parula
8 Evening Grosbeaks

 

Various
6/16-19 at Mt Greylock Summit
2-7 Red Crossbill

John Koon
6/18-19 in Springfield at Forest Park
1 Black-crowned Night-Heron
6/18 in Forest Park
2 Pine Siskin

Larry Therrien
6/19 in Belchertown
1 Yellow-billed Cuckoo
6/18 in Belchertown
1 Virginia Rail

Mark Fairbrother
6/19 in Turners Falls
2 Evening Grosbeak

Mark Lynch
6/18 in Savoy
1 Goshawk

Jonathan Pierce
6/18 in Washington on October Mt
2 Hooded Merganser
1 American Bittern
2 Wilson's Snipe

Jonathan Pierce
6/16 in Stockbridge
6 Hooded Merganser
4 American Bittern
2 Marsh Wren

Lee Halasz
6/16 in Pelham
1 Northern Parula

 

Jonathan Pierce
6/14 on Mt Greylock
2 Swainson's Thrush
8 Blackpoll
3 Red Crossbill

Larry Therrien
6/13 in Belchertown
1 Evening Grosbeak

Steve Motyl
6/13 in Longmeadow
2 Semipalmated Plover

Allen Bird Club
6/11 in Stockbridge
1 Olive-sided Flycatcher
30 Cliff Swallow

Jody Soules
6/11 in New Marlborough
2 Evening Grosbeak

Bill Lafley
6/10 in Greenfield
1 Grasshopper Sparrow

Elayne Ryba
6/10 in Charlemont
1 Evening Grosbeak

Jeremy Coleman
6/9 in Montague
5 Grasshopper Sparrow

 

Steve Motyl
6/5 in Longmeadow
1 Black-bellied Plover
2 Semipalmated Plover

Eric Huston
6/5 at North Quabbin
1 Acadian Flycatcher

Various Observers
6/4 at Westover (three Clubs on tour)
20 Upland Sandpiper
2 Cliff Swallow
15 Grasshopper Sparrow

Lois Richardson
5/30 in Longmeadow
1 Short-billed Dowitcher
250 Semipalmated Sandpiper
5/28 in Longmeadow
1 Pectoral Sandpiper

Continuing
Lesser Scaup at South Quabbin
Sandhill Crane in Worthington
Red-headed Woodpecker in Willamstown
Acadian Flycatcher in Granville
Hooded and Cerulean Warbler in Westfield
Cerulean Warbler on Mt Holyoke
Marsh Wren at Stony Brook

 

Chuck Johnson
5/30 in Williamstown
1 Olive-sided Flycatcher
1 Red-headed Woodpecker continues

Bill Lafley
5/30 in New Salem
1 Mourning Warbler

Liam Waters
5/29 at Westover
1 Northern Harrier
Upland Sandpipers continue


Manuel Morales
5/29 in Williamstown
1 Mississippi Kite

Jonathan Pierce
5/29 in Washington
3 Green-winged Teal
1 Hooded Merganser
5 American Bittern
4 Snipe
1 Harrier

Larry Therrien
5/26 at South Quabbin
1 Lesser Scaup
5/27 in Granby
1 Gray-cheeked Thrush
5/28 in Amherst
1 Mourning Warbler

Jeremy Coleman
5/26 in Greenfield
1 Mourning Warbler

Mark Lynch
5/26 in Wendell
1 Goshawk
2 Olive-sided Flycatcher
2 Mourning Warbler


 

Jonathan Pierce
5/24 in Richmond
1 Pied-billed Grebe
5/22 in Sheffield
46 Nighthawk

Joshua Rose
5/24 in Whately
flock of Short-billed Dowitcher (10?)

Manual Morales
5/23 in Williamstown
1 Yellow-bellied Flycatcher

Mark Lynch
5/22 in Tyringham
1 Olive-sided Flycatcher

Tom Collins
5/21 in Pittsfield
4 Glossy Ibis (flyover)

Kyron Hanson
5/20 in Pittsfield (flyover)
1 Golden Plover

Daniel Shustack
5/20 in Adams
1 Golden-winged Warbler

Chuck Johnson
5/20 in Williamstown
2 Blue-winged Teal

Greg Brown
5/20 in Belchertown
1 Black-crowned Night-Haeron

Jonathan Pierce
5/19 in Hinsdale
1 White-winged Scoter

 

 

Thom Bullock
5/18 in Colrain
1 Red-headed Woodpecker

Scott Surner
5/18 in Amherst
1 Mourning Warbler

Various observers
5/17-18 in Longmeadow
1 American Coot continues

Chuck Johnson
5/17-19 in Williamstown
1 Red-headed Woodpecker

Erin Blair
5/17 in Longmeadow
1 Snowy Egret

Larry Therrien
5/17 in Belchertown
1 Olive-sided Flycatcher

Jeremy Coleman
5/17 at Mt Holyoke (base)
1 Gray-cheeked Thrush

Joe Oliverio
5/17 in Longmeadow
1 Mourning Warbler

Ann Robblee
5/16 in Granville
1 Acadian Flycatcher

Manuel Morales
5/16 in Williamstown
1 Red-headed Woodpecker

Jonathan Pierce
5/16 in Cheshire
1 Yellow-bellied Flycatcher

Larry Therrien
5/15 in Northampton
3 Semipalmated Plover
1 Semipalmated Sandpiper

Various Observers
5/14-15 on Mt Holyoke
2 Cerulean Warblers
2 Worm-eating Warbler

Various Observers
5/13-15 in Longmeadow
1 Coot and/or Gallinule???

Dave McLain
5/14 in Holyoke
1 Hooded Warbler

Myles Conway
5/14 in Longmeadow
1 Mourning Warbler

Devin Griffiths
5/14 at South Quabbin
1 Orange-crowned Warbler

Chuck Johnson
5/14 in Williamstown
1 Olive-sided Flycatcher

Janice Zepko
5/14 in Agawam
1 Worm-eating Warbler

5/14 at South Quabbin
1 Red-breasted Merganser
5/13-14 at South Quabbin
1 Cerulean Warbler

Janice Jorgensen
5/13 in Hadley
1 Worm-eating Warbler


Larry Therrien
5/13 at South Quabbin
1 Lesser Scaup
5/12 in Amherst at Orchard Hill
1 Yellow-bellied Flycatcher
1 Worm-eating Warbler
On Mt Holyoke
3 Cerulean Warbler
5/11 at South Quabbin
1 American Bittern
2 Virginia Rail

Eric Huston
5/12 at Turners Falls
1 White-winged Scoter
5/11 at Turners Falls
1 Semipalmated Plover

Janet Orcutt
5/12 in Longmeadow
1 Common Gallinule

Ann Robblee
5/11 in Longmeadow
1 Marsh Wren

Chuck Johnson
5/9 and 5/11 in Williamstown
1 Orange-crowned Warbler

 

Jonathan Pierce
5/10 in Pittsfield
3 Cape May Warbler

Larry Therrien
5/10 on Mt Holyoke
2 Worm-eating Warbler
1 Cerulean Warbler
5/9 at South Quabbin
2 Shoveler

Chris Hyytinen
5/9 in Rowe
2 Cape May Warbler

Manuel Morales
5/9 in Williamstown
2 Cape May Warbler
1 Tennessee Warbler

Steve Motyl
5/8 in Longmeadow
1 Coot

Sheila Desrosier
5/8 in Turners Falls
3 Shoveler

Dave McLain
5/7 at Arcadia Marsh
2 Glossy Ibis

Eric Huston
5/7 in Northfield at Bennett Meadows
1 Caspian Tern (flyover)

 

Chris Suprenant
5/7 in Longmeadow
1 Gallinule

Chris Volker
5/7 in Longmeadow
1 Great Egret

Larry Therrien
5/7 in Belchertown at Lake Wallace
1 Gallinule
At South Quabbin
1 Lesser Scaup
2 Common Tern
5/5 in Belchertown
1 Blue-winged Teal
5/4 at South Quabbin
1 Red-breasted Merganser
19 Common Loon
3 Red-necked Grebe

Tom Collins
5/5 at Richmond
2 Horned Grebe
5/4 at Onota
31 Bonaparte's Gull

Rene Wendell
5/4 at Onota
2 Common Tern
4 Caspian Tern
4 Bonaparte's Gull
At Pontoosuc
1 Long-tailed Duck
At Stockbridge
1 Ruddy Duck

 

Dave McLain
5/3 at Oxbow in Northampton
1 Caspian Tern

Larry Therrien
5/3 at South Quabbin (Gate 5)
4 Common Tern
1 Forster's Tern
3 Bonaparte's Gull
5/2 at South Quabbin
1 Coot
5/1-3 at South Quabbin
1 Lesser Scaup

Chuck Johnson
5/3 at Onota Lake
5 Common Tern
1 Caspian Tern

Jonathan Pierce
5/3 at Pontoosuc
2 Black Scoter
1 Caspian Tern

Jeremy Coleman
5/2 at Turners Falls
5 Surf Scoter
5 Red-necked Grebe
3 Caspian Tern

Jonathan Pierce
5/2 at Onota Lake
2 Caspian Tern
1 Forster's Tern
2 Common Tern
At Cheshire Lake
1 Black Tern
1 Common Tern

Eric Huston
5/2 at Turners Falls
1 Ruddy Duck

Seth Kellogg
5/2-3 at Congamond Lakes
1 Bonaparte's Gull

Tom Collins
5/1 in Pittsfield at Silver Lake
1 Pectoral Sandpiper

Larry Therrien
5/1 at South Quabbin
1 Lesser Scaup
1 Bonaparte's Gull

Frank Bowrys
5/1 in Amherst at campus pond
1 Great Egret

Manuel Morales
5/1 in Williamstown
1 Great Egret

Aiden Griffiths
4/30 at South Quabbin
3 Long-tailed Duck
1 Red-breasted merganser

Sue Cloutier
4/30 in Westfield at Barnes Airport
1 Grasshopper Sparrow

Jonathan Pierce
4/29 in Pittsfield
1 Little Gull


Larry Therrien
4/28 at South Quabbin
1 Greater Scaup
1 Bonaparte's Gull

Michele Moore
4/27 in Longmeadow
1 White-eyed Vireo

Eric Huston
4/26 at Turners Falls
2 Forester's Tern

Scott Surner
4/26 at South Quabbin
1 Lesser Black-backed Gull

Rene Wendell
4/26 at Pontoosuc
23 Common Loon

Keenan Yakola
4/26 in Northampton
1 Bonaparte's Gull

Recent Arrivals
Green Heron
Solitary Sandpiper
Ruby-throated Hummingbird
Eastern Kingbird
Warbling Vireo
Cliff Swallow
Northern Parula
Nashville Warbler
Ovenbird
Common Yellowthroat

Various
Sandhill Cranes in Worthington
Red-headed Woodpeckers in Longmeadow
Upland Sandpipers in Ludlow

Eric Huston
4/26 in Whately at Tri-Town beach
1 Bonaparte's Gull

Rene Wendell
4/26 at Onota Lake
1 Forester's Tern
25 Common Loon

Larry Therrien
4/25 at South Quabbin
1 Greater Scaup
4/26 at South Quabbin
1 Bonaparte's Gull
1 Purple Martin
At Lake Wallace
1 Sora
In Northampton
2 Pipit

Richard Crozier
4/25 at Ashley Ponds
1 Greater Yellowlegs

Gael Hurley
4/25 at Onota
3 Horned Grebe

Jonathan Pierce
4/25 at Pontoosuc
3 Red-necked Grebe

Chris Hytinen
4/25 in Rowe
4 Evening Grosbeak

Andrea Morris
4/24 in Leverett
1 Prothonotary Warbler

Tom Swochak
4/24 in Otis
1 Redhead

 

Lois Richardson
4/18 in Longmeadow
1 Snowy Egret

Eric Huston
4/18 in Orange at airport
2 Virginia Rail
2 Vesper Sparrow

Larry Therrien
4/18 at South Quabbin
3 Lesser Scaup

 

Scott Surner
4/17 at Westover
6 Upland Sandpiper

Gael Hurley
4/17 in Lenox
1 American Bittern
1 Marsh Wren

 

Larry Therrien
4/17 at South Quabbin
1 Whip-poor-will
4/16 in Hadley
4 Vesper Sparrow
4/13 in Belchertown
2 Virginia Rail

Tom Collins
4/14 in Richmond
1 Virginia Rail

Steve Motyl
4/14 in Springfield
1 Great Egret

Gael Hurley
4/13 in Lenox
1-2 Virginia Rail

Manuel Morales
4/13 in Williamstown
2 Vesper Sparrow

Jonathan Pierce
4/12 in Lee
2 Red-breasted Merganser
In Pittsfield
1 Red-breasted Merganser
4/7 in Pittsfield
1 Great Egret

Jonathan Pierce
4/12 in Lee
2 Red-breasted Merganser

Gael Hurley
4/11 at Pontoosuc
2 Horned Grebe
1 Red-necked Grebe ( also 4/12)
At Cheshire Lake
2 Gadwall (4/12)
4/10 in Sheffield
2 Greater Yellowlegs

Chuck Johnson
4/10 in Williamstown
2 Blue-winged Teal
Anne Hulsey
4/9 in Hadley
1 Long-eared Owl
1 Short-eared owl

Ann Robblee
4/9 in Ludlow
1 Shoveler

Eric Huston
4/9 at Turners Falls
2 Lesser Scaup

Rene Wendell
4/8 in Berkshire Lakes
1 Long-tailed Duck
1 Red-breasted merganser

Bill Lafley
4/7 in New Salem
180 Ring-necked Duck
1 Northern Waterthrush

Geoff LeBaron
4/7 in Windsor at Moran
1 Northern Shrike

Lois Richardson
4/6 in Ludlow
2 American Wigeon
2 Blue-winged Teal

Jonathan Pierce
4/6-7 in Pittsfield
1 Pipit

Tom Hulsey
4/6 in Hadley
1 Short-eared Owl

Dave Pritchard
4/5 in Northampton
1 Gnatcatcher

Carrie Jones
4/4-9 in Williamstown
2-3 Blue-winged Teal

Scott Surner
4/3 in Hadley
2 Sandhill Crane
1 Lapland Longspur

Justin Baldwin
4/2 in South Hadley
1 Louisiana Waterthrush

Larry Therrien
4/1 in Ware
54 Ring-necked Duck

Devin Griffiths
4/1 in Belchertown
1 Vesper Sparrow

Manuel Morales
3/30 in North Adams
1 Long-tailed Duck

Dawn Winkler
3/30 in Hadley
40 Snipe


Gael Hurley
3/26 in Hinsdale
1 Red-breasted Merganser

Sue Lewis
3/26 in Worthington
2 Sandhill Crane

Manuel Morales
3/26 in Williamstown
1 Great Egret

Carrie Jones
3/26 in Williamstown
1 Barrow's Goldeneye

Patty Sumislaski
3/25 in Longmeadow
1 Snowy Egret

Jonathan Pierce
3/25 in Pittsfield
1 Horned Grebe

Greg Ward
3/25 in Stockbridge
2 Ruddy Duck

Michele Moore
3/23 in Longmeadow
75 Snow Geese

 

Jonathan Pierce
3/22 in Cheshire
10 Bufflehead
2 Pied-billed Grebe
in Pittsfield
2 Blue-winged Teal
108 Ring-necked Duck
In Lenox
1 American Wigeon

Ann Robblee
3/20 in Longmeadow
2 Red-headed Woodpecker
1 Yellow-rumped Warbler
1 Chipping Sparrow

Keenan Yakola
3/20 in Northampton
1 Greater Yellowlegs flyover

Larry Therrien
3/20 in Amherst
1 Virginia Rail
3/18 in Amherst
1 Snipe

Mike Sawula
3/18 in Northampton
2 American Wigeon

Dorie Holmes
3/19 in Tyringham
1 Pied-billed Grebe

Carol Lively
3/18 in Colrain
1 Evening Grosbeak


Joshua Rose
3/17 at Turners Falls
1 Shoveler

Larry Therrien
3/18 in Amherst
1 Snipe

Jonathan Pierce
3/17 in Pittsfield
5 American Wigeon
2 Greater Scaup
1 Long-tailed Duck
In Stockbridge
4 Greater Scaup
2 Horned Grebe

Manuel Morales
3/15 in Williamstown
1 Bohemian Waxwing

3/15 in Sheffield
7 Snipe

Carrie Jones
3/13 at Laurel Lake in Lee
2 Redhead

Ann Robblee
3/13 in Longmeadow
1 Coot

 

 

Chris Surprenant
3/12 in Longmeadow
3 American Wigeon

Lois Richardson, vo
3/10-12 in Longmeadow
1 Shoveler
1 Pied-billed Grebe

Seth Kellogg
3/11-12 in Southwick
100 Ring-necked Duck
3 Lesser Scaup
In Agawam
1 American Wigeon

Bill Lafley
3/11 in New Salem
155 Ring-necked Duck (2 ponds)

Gael Hurley
3/11 at Pontoosuc
2 Shoveler
2 American Wigeon
At Onota
101 Ring-necked Duck
3 American Wigeon
4 Greater Scaup

Greg Ward
3/11 at Stockbridge Bowl
2 Lesser Scaup
4 Horned Grebe
1 Pied-billed Grebe

Joshua Rose
3/10 at Turners Falls
1 Barrow's Goldeneye

Other reports
3/11-12
Green-winged Teal
Bufflehead
Hooded Merganser
Common Loon
Great Blue Heron
Black Vulture
Killdeer
Kestrel
Phoebe
Tree Swallow
Horned Lark
Ruby-crowned Kinglet
Winter Wren
Thrasher
Fox Sparrow
Swamp Sparrow
Towhee
Meadowlark
Rusty Blackbird
Pine Siskin


Larry Therrien
3/9 in Hadley
3 American Wigeon
3/10 in Hadley
1 Cackling Goose

Gael Hurley
3/10 in Dalton
1 Phoebe

Other reports 3/8-10:
Wood Duck
Green-winged Teal
Pintail
Ring-necked Duck
Greater Scaup
Turkey
Great Blue Heron
Black Vulture
Bald Eagle
Winter Wren
Fox Sparrow

 

 

James Smith
3/8 at Turners Falls
1 Glaucous Gull

Various
3/ 7--8 in Springfield
1 Norther Shoveler
3/7-8 in Longmeadow
1 Red-headed Woodpecker

Larry Therrien
3/7 at South Quabbin
1 Glaucous Gull

James Smith
3/7 at Turners Falls
1 Lesser Black-backed Gull

Steve Motyl/Ann Roblee
3/5-6 in Longmeadow
1 Cackling Goose

Rene Wendell
3/5 in Dalton
2 Bohemian Waxwing

 

2/28-3/2 in Longmeadow
1-2 Red-headed Woodpecker

 

Scott Surner and various observers
2/27-3/2 at Turners Falls
2 Barrows Goldeneye

Michele Moore
3/2 in Longmeadow
1 Yellow-rumped Warbler

3/1 in Williamstown
1 Great Blue Heron
3 Evening Grosbeak flyover

Chuck Johnson and Chris Blagdon
2/29 in Sheffield
1 Redhead
1 Canvasback
3 Lesser Scaup
In Stockbridge
1 Snow Goose

Jonathan Pierce
2/29 in Pittsfield
3 Siskin

Michele Moore
2/28 in Longmeadow
4 Rusty Blackbird

Jonathan Pierce
2/28 in Stockbridge
1 Snow Goose

Carrie Jones and Chuck Johnson
2/28 in Williamstown
60 Bohemian Waxwing (also 2/29)
3 Evening Grosbeak

 

George Gove
2/27 at Turners Falls
1 White-fronted Goose

Manuel Morales
2/26 in Williamstown
1 Merlin

Jonathan Pierce
2/26 at Cheshire Lake
1 American Wigeon
1 Pintail
10 Ring-necked Duck

Larry Therrien
2/26 in Northampton
1 Rusty Blackbird

Michele Moore
2/26 in Longmeadow
2 Red-headed Woodpecker

Jonathan Pierce
2/25 at Cheshire Lake
1 Bufflehead
8 Ring-necked Duck

Bee Emily
2/25 in Amherst
1 Merlin

Joshua Rose
2/25 at Turners Falls
2 American Wigeon
3 Ring-necked Duck

Larry Therrien
2/25 in Amherst
1 Snow Goose
In Belchertown
1 Winter Wren
At South Quabbin
2 Common Loon

Joshua Rose
2/24 in Amherst
1 Thrasher

 

Manuel Morales
2/23 at Turners Falls
1 Lesser Black-backed Gull

Jonathan Pierce
2/23 in Lenox
1 Pintail
In Egremont
1 Snow Goose
In Lee
1 Rough-legged Hawk continues

Jonathan Pierce
2/22 at Cheshire Lake
1 Ring-necked Duck
3 Wood Duck

Devin Griffiths
2/22 in Amherst
1 Snow Goose
1 Cackling Goose

Larry Therrien
2/22 in Northampton
4 Pintail

Steve Johnas
2/21 in Springfield
1 Shoveler

Mark Lynch
2/21 in Lee
1 Eurasian Wigeon
1 American Wigeon

Larry Therrien
2/21 in Amherst
1 Long-eared Owl
In Belchertown
1 Gadwall
1 American Wigeon
24 Hooded Merganser
1 Winter Wren

Steve Motyl
2/21-23 in Agawam
1 Pink-footed Goose

Michelle Moore
2/20 in Longmeadow
3 Killdeer

 

Larry Therrien
2/20 at South Quabbin
5 Common Loon
In Belchertown on Swift River
1 Wood Duck
2 American Wigeon
2/19 in Sunderland/Hadley on Rte 47
1 Northern Shrike
In Amherst at Campus Pond continuing
1 Gadwall
1 Green-winged Teal

Aiden Griffiths
2/19 in Sunderland/Hadley
2 Harrier

Manuel Morales
2/19 in Williamstown
1 Winter Wren
1 Red-shouldered Hawk
2/17 in Williamstown
2 Snow Bunting

Seth Kellogg
2/19 in Southwick at Congamond
3 Lesser Scaup
2 Ring-necked Duck

Carrie Jones
2/17 in Sheffield
2 Redhead
3 Lesser Scaup

 

Eric Huston
2/16 at Turners Falls
1 Iceland Gull
1 Lesser Black-backed Gull continues

Zena Casteel
2/16 in Amherst
1 Gadwall
1 Green-winged Teal

Joe Bourget, Mattie VandenBoom
2/15 in Longmedow
1 Catbird
4 Yellow-rumped Warbler

Genevieve Van de Merghel
2/12,15 in Ashfield
1 White-crowned Sparrow

Chris Hoogendyk
2/14 in Amherst at feeder
1 Dickcissel

Dale Monette
2/15 in Hadley
1 Harrier

Dawn Winkler
2/14 in Amherst
2 Hermit Thrush

Carrie Jones
2/14 in Williamstown
1 Red-shouldred Hawk

Michele Moore
2/14 in Longmeadow
1 Red-headed Woodpecker continues

Manuel Morales
2/14 in Lee
1 Rough-legged Hawk continues

Devin Griffiths
2/14 in Belchertown
1 Fox Sparrow

Sheila Desrosier
2/14 in Hadley
100s Horned lark

Chuck Johnson
2/13 in Williamstown
1 Snipe continues

April Downey
2/13,14 in Hampden
1 Sapsucker

 

Larry Therrien
2/13 at South Quabbin
1 Iceland Gull
2/12 at South Quabbin
1 Common Loon
In Northampton
1 White-crowned Sparrow

Manuel Morales
2/12 in Williamstown
Snow Bunting small flock

Geoff Le Barron
2/12 in Northampton
1 Merlin

Tom Collins
2/11 in Lee off Meadow St
1 Rough-legged Hawk

Joshua Rose
2/11 at Turners Falls
1 American Wigeon
1 Green-winged Teal
1 Ring-necked Duck
1 Lesser Scaup
1 Bufflehead

Patrick Comins
2/10 at Turners Falls
2 Lesser Black-backed Gull

Gael Hurley
2/10 in Pittsfield
14 Pine Siskin

Steve Johnas
2/9 in Springfield at Forest Park
1 Shoveler

Jonathan Pierce
2/8 in Windsor
1 Northern Shrike
2/9 in Pittsfield
1 Bohemian Waxwing
500 Cedar Waxwing

Simon Eaton
2/8 in Gill
1 Pipit

Lois Richardson
2/7 in Agawam on river
1 White-fronted Goose
In Westfield at Stanley Park
1 Wood Duck

Larry Therrien
2/7 at South Quabbin
1 Red-necked Grebe

 

Larry Therrien
2/6 in Hadley
1 Rough-legged Hawk
1 White-crowned Sparrow
at South Quabbin
1 Red-necked Grebe
1 Red-breasted Merganser

Elethea Goodkin
2/6 in Westfield
6 Turkey Vulture

Seth Kellogg
2/5-6 in Southwick
7 Lesser Scaup
3 Ring-ncked Duck
2/6 in Agawam
1 Bufflehead

Joshua Rose
2/4 in Turners Falls
1 Bufflehead

Harvey Allen
2/2 in Hadley
1 Pine Warbler

Nora Hanke
2/2 in Northampton at West Meadows (evening)
2 Short-eared Owl

James Smith
2/1-6 at Turners Falls (Gull roost in evening on river above dam)
1 Gull apparently Yellow-legged or hybrid
In recent days seen by some, but missed by many of the dozens crowding the shores

Observers
2/1-3 in Longmeadow
2 Red-headed Woodpecker
2/1-6 at Turners Falls
1 Lesser Black-backed Gull

Anne Robblee
1/31 in Agawam
1 Cackling Goose
1 Catbird

 

 

Larry Therrien
1/31 in Ware
1 Gadwall
1 American Wigeon
In Hadley
1 Barrow's Goldeneye

Steve Motyl
1/31 in Longmeadow
1 White-fronted Goose
2 Cackling Goose
2 Bufflehead

Various observers
1/28 in Springfield
American Wigeon continues
1/31 in Windsor
1 Northern Shrike continues
1/30 in Northampton
1-2 Short-eared Owl continues
1/28-31 in Longmeadow
2-3 Red-headed Woodpecker continue

 

Joshua Rose
1/28 in Montague
1 Harrier

Zeke Jakub
1/27 at Turners Falls
1 Barrow's Goldeneye
1 Lesser Black-backed Gull

Michele Moore
1/27 in Longmeadow
1 Sapsucker

Various observers
1/24-28 in Springfield
1 American Wigeon
1/24-28 in Longmeadow
2-3 Red-headed Woodpecker

Blake Geryk
1/25 in Hatfield
1 Long-eared Owl

Keenan Yakola
1/25 in Northampton
2 Short-eared Owl


 

Larry Therrien
1/24 in Northampton Meadows
4-5 Harrier
1 Short-eared Owl
1 Hermit Thrush
1 Snow Bunting
In Hadley at Honeypot
1 Harrier
140 Horned lark
2 Snow Bunting
1 White-crowned Sparrow
In Amherst
1 Rough-legged Hawk
65 Horned Lark

Lois Richardson
1/24 in Springfield at Forest Park
1 American Wigeon (1/23- Sharon Williams)

Carrie Jones
1/24 in Williamstown
30 Horned Lark
180 Snow Bunting

Scott Surner and Tom Gagnon
1/24 in Cummington
13 Purple Finch
In Windsor
1 Northern Shrike
13 Raven
In Dalton
20 Raven
2 Fish Crow

Larry Therrien
1/23 in Belchertown
1 Hermit Thrush

 

 

Larry Therrien
1/23 at South Quabbin
1 Red-breasted Merganser
130 Common Merganser
1/22 in Northampton
1 White-crowned Sparrow

Michelle Moore
1/22 in Longmeadow
1 Sapsucker
1 Red-headed Woodpecker continues
4 Pileated Woodpecker

Seth Kellogg
1/22 in Southwick
1 American Wigeon

Joshua Rose
1/21 at Turners Falls
2 Wood Duck
1 Green-winged Teal
1 American Wigeon
1 Barrow's Goldeneye also 1/22
100 Common Goldeneye
1 Lesser Scaup
1 Peregrine on 1/22
In Hadley
1 Kestrel
Continuing at feeder in Amherst
1 Brown Thrasher

James Smith
1/21 at Turners Falls
1 White-crowned Sparrow

Lois Richardson
1/21 in Longmeadow
1 Bufflehead

Michelle Moore
1/20 in Hadley
1 Rough-legged Hawk

Tom Gagnon
1/20 in Northampton
1 Pintail
2 Harrier
1 Short-eared Owl
1/19 in Hadley
9 Snow Bunting


Joshua Rose
1/19 in Deerfield
1 White-crowned Sparrow

Tom Gagnon
1/18 in Windsor
1 Evening Grosbeak

Manuel Morales
1/17 in Williamstown
2 Green-winged Teal
65 Snow Bunting

Carrie Jones
1/17 in Windsor
1 Rough-legged Hawk
In Hadley
1 Harrier
1 Merlin

Michele Moore
1/17 in Agawam
1 White-fronted Goose
1 Bufflehead
2 Peregrine Falcon
In Springfield
1 Great Blue Heron
1 Kingfisher

Scott Surner
1/17 in South Hadley
8 Red-winged Blackbird
In Northampton
1 Harrier
1 Snow Bunting
1 White-crowned Sparrow
2 Savannah Sparrow

Bill Lafley
1/17 at North Quabbin
1 Ring-necked Duck
1 Rough-legged hawk
3 Common Loon

Michael Locher- Nora Hanke
1/16-17 in Hadley
1 Merlin

Carrie Jones
1/17 at Turners Falls
1 Lesser Scaup
1 Lesser Black-backed Gull

Dave McLain
1/17 in Northampton
1 Short-eared Owl

Steve Motyl
1/16 in Agawam
1 American Wigeon

Ann Robblee
1/16 in Agawam at Pynchon Point
1 Pink-footed Goose

 

Steve Motyl
1/15 in Agawam
1 American Wigeon

Dan Schell
1/15 at Turners Falls
1 Barrow's Goldeneye
1 Lesser Black-backed Gull
1 Glaucous Gull
2 Iceland Gull

Tom Gagnon
1/15 in Westhampton
1 Red-shouldered Hawk

Larry Therrien
1/15 at South Quabbin
1 Red-breasted Merganser
64 Hooded Merganser
2 Horned Grebe
3 Redpoll flyby

Bill Lafley
1/15 at North Quabbin
1 Rough-legged hawk

Lois & Al Richardson
1/15 in Holyoke
4 Ring-necked Duck
1 Pied-billed Grebe

Mark Lynch
1/15 in Windsor
1 Rough-legged Hawk
Large flock of Snow Bunting
In Cheshire
Large flock of Snow Bunting

Jonathan Pierce
1/14 in Sheffield
2 Gadwall
2 Pintail
5 White-crowned Sparrow
4 Red-winged Blackbird

Greg Ward
1/14 at Stockbridge
1 Ruddy Duck
1 Bufflehead

Joshua Rose
1/13 at Turners Falls
1 Great Blue Heron

Jonathan Pierce
1/12 in Dalton
1 Iceland Gull
at Onota Lake
1 Green-winged Teal

Cedar Stanistreet
1/11 in Montague
1 Rusty Blackbird

Tom Gagnon
1/8 in Cummington
52 Purple Finch


 

Justin Lawson
1/11 in in Pittsfield at Silver Lake
1 Iceland Gull

Steve Power
1/10 in Bernardson
1 Sandhill Crane

Various
1/7-10 in Longmeadow
2-3 Red-headed Woodpecker

Steve Motyl
1/9 in Agawam
1 Barrow's Goldeneye

Lois Richardson
1/9 in Springfield
1 Merlin

Scott Schwenk
1/9 at Turners Falls
1 Merlin

Carrie Jones
1/9-11 in Dalton
1 Iceland Gull
1/9 In Sheffield
1 Pintail
1 Merlin
1 Fox Sparrow

Larry Therrien
1/9 at South Quabbin
12 Horned grebe
In Hadley
1 Merlin
1 Lapland Longspur
2 White-crowned Sparrow

Joshua Rose
1/8 in Hadley
1 Thrasher

Gael Hurley
1/8 in Dalton
1 Fish Crow
In Windsor
1 Rough-legged Hawk
In Lanesboro
50 Snow Bunting

Rene Wendell
1/8 at Onota Lake
1 Red-throated Loon

Jonathan Pierce
1/8 in Sheffield
3 Pintail
1 Fox Sparrow

Larry Therrien
1/8 in Ware
1 American Wigeon
In Belchertown
2 Winter Wren

Ed Lewis
1/8 in Northampton
1 Turkey Vulture

Jeremy Coleman
1/7 in Shelburne Falls
1 Evening Grosbeak

Grace Fleming
1/7 in Longmeadow
1 Great Blue Heron

 

Jonathan Pierce
1/7 in Windsor (not 1/6)
1 Rough-legged Hawk
1 Northern Shrike

Tom Collins
1/7 in Windsor
25 Snow Bunting

John Weeks
1/7 in Southwick at WMA
40 Pipit

Manuel Morales
1/7 In Williamstown
200 Snow Bunting

Lois Richardson
1/7 in Longmeadow
1 Pintail

James Smith
1/6 at Turners Falls
1 Barrow's Goldeneye
1 Lesser Scaup
1 Greater Scaup

 

Bill Lafley
1/6 in Hadley
3 Snow Geese

Larry Therrien
1/6 at South Quabbin
1 Shoveler

Gael Hurley
1/6 at Onota Lake
1 Red-throated Loon

Jonathan Pierce
1/6 in Windsor
1 Rough-legged Hawk
1 Northern Shrike

Daniel Schell
1/5 in Northampton
2 White-crowned Sparrow

Michele Moore
1/5 in Longmeadow
2 Red-headed Woodpecker continue
1 Northern Shrike

Lois Richardson
1/4 in Longmeadow
1 Pied-billed Grebe

 

Rene Wendell
1/4 in Sheffield
1 Shoveler

Larry Therrien
1/3 in Northampton
1 Short-eared Owl

Bill Lafley
1/2 at North Quabbin
1 Northern Shrike

Roland Gregoire
1/1 in Chicopee (not seen since)
1 Yellow-headed Blackbird at feeder with large Grackle flock (photos)

Jonathan Pierce
1/2 at Stockbridge Bowl
1 Red-throated Loon

Greg Ward
1/1-2 at Stockbridge Bowl
5 Lesser Scaup
1 Spotted Sandpiper

James Smith
1/1 at Turners Falls
1 Lesser Scaup
1 Greater Scaup
2 Lesser Black-backed Gull
2 Iceland Gull

 

Larry Therrien
1/2 at North Quabbin
1 Saw-whet Owl

Joshua Rose
1/2 at West Quabbin
2 Long-tailed Duck

Dale Monette
1/1 at North Quabbin
2 Greater Scaup

Various observers
1/1 in Amherst at Campus Pond
2 Snow Geese.

Steve Motyl
1/1 in Agawam on river
1 White-fronted Goose

Michele Moore
1/1 in Longmeadow at Flats
3 Red-headed Woodpecker

Gael Hurley
1/1 in Sheffield
1 Cackling Goose
1 Northern Shrike

Jeremy Coleman
1/1 at Turners Falls
1 Lesser Scaup
1 Greater Scaup


Larry Therrien
1/1 in Amherst at Campus Pond
2 Snow Geese
12/31 in Hadley on river
2 Wood Duck

Christine Turnbull
12/31 in Northampton
3 Black Vulture

Jonathan Pierce
12/30 at Onota Lake
2 White-winged Scoter
12/30 at Richmond Pond
4 White-winged Scoter
2 Coot

Greg Ward
12/30 at Stockbridge Bowl
5 Lesser Scaup

Larry Therrien
12/30 at South Quabbin
10 White-winged Scoter

 

Jonathan Pierce
12/28 at Stockbridge Bowl
1 Red-throated Loon
In Sheffield
1 Cackling Goose
7 Black Vulture

Steve Motyl
12/27 in Agawam on river
1 Snow Goose
1 White-fronted Goose
1 Cackling Goose
12/26 in Agawam
3 Barnacle Geese

Michele Moore
12/27 in Agawam on river
1 Barrow's Goldeneye

Various observers
continuing in Longmeadow
3 Red-headed Woodpecker


 

April Downey
12/21 in Hampden
1 Pintail

Sheila Desrosiers
12/20 in Holyoke
2 Black Vulture

Scott Surner
12/20 in Hadley
1 Barrow's Goldeneye

Derek Allard
12/20 in Northampton
1 Short-eared Owl

Scott Schwenk, Peter Allard
12/20 in Hadley
1 Snow Goose

Janice Jorgensen
12/20 in Hadley
1 Goshawk

Jonathan Pierce
12/20 at Onota Lake
1 American Wigeon
At Richmond Pond
5 Coot

Janice Zepko
12/19 in Agawam
1 Barrow's Goldeneye

April Downey, Mary Felix
12/19-20 in Hampden at Kibbe Pond
1 White-fronted Goose
1 Cackling Goose

Jay Rasku
12/19 in Warwick
1 Long-eared Owl
4 Redpoll

 

Joe Follensbee
12/19 in Hadley
1 Harrier

Gael Hurley
12/18 in Pittsfield
2 Peregrine Falcon

Manuel Morales
12/17 in Windsor
1 Northern Shrike

April Downey
12/17-19
1-2 White-fronted Goose

Tom Gagnon
12/17 in Northampton
1 Fish Crow

John Weeks
12/16 in Southwick
1 Harrier

Jeremy Coleman
12/16 at Turners Falls
1 Cackling Goose
1 Lesser Scaup
1 Lesser Black-backed Gull

 

Tom Collins
12/15 in Pittsfield
1 Golden Eagle

Lois & Al Richardson
12/15 in Agawam
1 Cackling Goose
1 Barrow's Goldeneye
12/14 in Southwick
1 Snow Goose

April Downey
12/15 in Hampden at Kibbe Pond
2 White-fronted Goose

Various observers - continuing reports
12/14 in Amherst
Cackling Goose
12/14 in Longmeadow
Red-headed Woodpeckers
12/14 in Northampton
Short-eared Owl

Jonathan Pierce
12/14 in Richmond
10 Snow Geese
2 Gadwall
12/14 at Stockbridge Bowl
124 Ring-necked Duck
13 Bufflehead

 

Jonathan Pierce
12/14 at Pontoosuc Lake
341 Snow Goose.

Larry Therrien
12/13 at South Quabbin
1 Long-tailed Duck

Steve Motyl
12/13 in Agawam on River
1 Cackling Goose

Observers
12/12-13 in Longmeadow
1-2 Red-headed Woodpecker

Bob Bieda
12/13 in Windsor
1 Northern Shrike

Dick Forrest
12/13 at North Quabbin
2 Red-necked Grebe

Al & Lois Richardson
12/13 in Southwick
1 Snow Goose

Various Observers
12/11-12 in Northampton at Arcadia Meadows
1 Short-eared Owl

Bill Lafley
12/12 in Orange on Lake rohunta
2 Greater Scaup
5 Bufflehead
1 Red-shouldered Hawk
70 Cedar Waxwing

 

Michele Moore
12/11 in Springfield
1 Hermit Thrush

Jonathan Pierce
12/11 in Lenox
flock of Pine Siskin

Devin Griffiths
12/11 in Amherst at campus pond
1 Red-necked Grebe

Brian Kulvete
12/10 in Longmeadow in Flats
1 Woodcock
3 Red-headed Woodpecker


Joshua Rose
12/10 in Amherst
1 Thrasher

 

Michele Moore
12/10 in Northampton at Arcadia
2 Harrier

Paul Desjardins
12/10 in Longmeadow
2 Merlin
1 Rusty Blackbird

Jonathan Pierce
12/10 in Windsor at Moran
1 Northern Shrike

Jonathan Pierce
12/8 in Pittsfield at Mud Pond
9 Ring-necked Duck

David Moon
12/8 at Turners Falls
1 Iceland Gull

Several Observers
12/8 in Northampton
1 Short-eared Owl

James Smith
12/8 in Northampton at Arcadia Meadows
1 Lapland Longspur heard calling


 

Scott Surner
12/6 in Hadley
1 Pintail
1 Great Blue Heron
1 Fox Sparrow

Larry Therrien
12/6 in Northampton
1 Short-eared Owl

Eric Huston
12/6 at Turners Falls
78 Hooded Merganser

Mark Richardson
12/6 in Longmeadow
1 Red-headed Woodpecker
1 Rusty Blackbird

Joshua Rose
12/5 in Hadley
American Pipit flyovers
30 Common Goldeneye

Michele Moore
12/5 in Northampton
3 Harrier
12/4 in Longmeadow
4 Red-headed Woodpecker

Nora Hanke
12/5 over Mt Tom
3 Black Vulture

Jay Baldwin
12/3 in Amherst
1 Cackling Goose


Joshua Rose
12/4 in Whately
1 Double-cr Cormorant
In Hatfield
1 Harrier

Jonathan Pierce
12/3 at Pontoosuc Lake
2 White-winged Scoter

James Smith
12/3 in Northfield
1 Northern Shrike

12/2 in Longmeadow
Red-headed Woodpecker

Nora Hanke
11/29 in Hadley
1 Turkey Vulture

David Pritchard
11/29 in Hatfield
1 Turkey Vulture


Mark Lynch
11/29 in Holland
66 Ruddy Duck
6013 Common Merganser

Larry Therrien
11/29 in Amherst
1 Cackling Goose

Chris Volker
11/29 in Longmeadow
2 Green-winged Teal
1 Red-headed Woodpecker continues
1 Rusty Blackbird

Scott Surner
11/29 in Windsor
1 Goshawk
At Pontoosuc Lake
6 Green-winged Teal
355 Common Merganser
1 Rusty Blackbird

James Smith
11/27 at Turners Falls
3 Black Vulture
1 Leser Black-backed Gull (11/26)
11/26 in Gill
1 Bohemian Waxwing


Jeremy Coleman
11/26 at Turners Falls
5 American Wigeon

David Pritchard
11/26 in Hatfield
1 Catbird

Eric Huston
11/26 at Turners Falls
1 White-fronted Goose
3 American Wigeon
1 Gadwall
1 Lesser Scaup

Lois Richardson
11/25 in Agawam
1 Snow Goose

James Smith
11/25 in Turners Falls
1 Pink-footed Goose
3 American Wigeon
2 Gadwall
2 Lesser Scaup
11/24 in Turners Falls
1 Lesser Black-backed Gull

 

Michelle Moore
11/24 in Longmeadow
4 Blue-winged Teal
2 Red-headed Woodpecker

Jonathan Pierce
11/24 in Egremont
1 Cackling Goose
11/23 at Onota Lake
74 Black Scoter
1 Surf Scoter

John Weeks
11/23 in Granville
25 Snow Goose

Dave McLain
11/23 in Easthampton at Arcadia
1 Cackling Goose continues

 

Jonathan Pierce
11/22 in Windsor
1 Goshawk

Scott Surner
11/21 in Amherst at UMass Campus Pond
Cackling Goose continues
At Arcadia Meadows in Northampton
2 Short-eared Owl continue

Bob Packard
11/20 at Richmond Pond
1 Wigeon
2 Greater Scaup
21 Coot
1 Lesser Black-backed Gull
At Pontoosuc
30 Green-winged Teal
174 Common Merganser
At Cheshire
1 Red-breasted Merganser

John Weeks
11/20 in Granville
1 Golden Eagle

Eric Huston
11/20 at Turners Falls (Barton Cove)
1 Canvasback

Michele Moore
11/20 in Longmeadow
2 Wigeon
2 Red-headed Woodpecker continue
1 Rusty Blackbird

Dale Monette
11/19 at North Quabbin
6 Black-bellied Plover, one still on 11/20

Frank Bowrys
11/18 in Holyoke at Ashley
3 Killdeer
1 Rusty Blackbird
11/17 in Chicopee
1 Black Vulture
1 Chipping Sparrow

Joshua Rose
11/18 at Turners Falls
40 Hooded Merganser

 

Dorrie Holmes
11/17 in Southwick
2 Short-eared Owl

Dale Monette
11/17 at East Quabbin Gate 431 Northern Shrike

Jim Athearn
11/17 in Monson
6 Black Vulture

Marcia Merithew
11/15 in Northampton at Arcadia
1 Short-eared Owl

Devin Griffiths
11/15 in Amherst at Campus Pond
2 Cackling Goose

 

Ann Robblee
11/15 at Pynchon Point in Agawam
1 Franklin's Gull

Larry Therrien
11/14 at South Quabbin
1 Black Scoter
2 Long-tailed Duck
1 Red-breasted merganser
1 Franklin's Gull
11/15 at South Quabbin
1 Franklin's Gull continues

Carrie Jones
11/14 in Williamstown
1 Northern Shrike

 

Larry Therrien
11/13 at South Quabbin
3 White-winged Scoter
2 Franklin's Gull
1 Lapland Longspur

Aiden Griffiths
11/13 in Amherst at Campus Pond
2 Cackling Goose

Gael Hurley, Rene Wendell, Jonathan Pierce
11/13 in Richmond
4 Franklin's Gull

Michele Moore
11/12 in Longmeadow
2 American Wigeon
1 Coot


Larry Therrien
11/11 at South Quabbin
1 Pacific Loon

Eric Huston
11/11 at Turners Falls
2 Long-tailed Duck

Bob Bieda
11/11 at Arcadia Meadows
2 Short-eared Owl

Mark Lynch
11/9 at North Quabbin
1 Red-necked Grebe
1 Greater Yellowlegs

Jacob Drucker
11/9 in Amhert at Campus Pond
1 Cackling Goose

Jacob Morris Siegel
11/9 in Dalton
17 Evening Grosbeak


Tom Murray
11/9 in Longmeadow
1 Black Vulture

Larry Therrien
11/7 at South Quabbin
39 Snow Bunting
11/8 at South Quabbin
3 Greater Scaup
14 Lesser Scaup
2 Long-tailed Duck
3 Red-necked Grebe
1 Pipit
2 Snow Bunting 

Eric Huston
11/8 at Turners Falls
1 Bonaparte's Gull

Jacob Drucker
11/8 in Hadley at Honeypot
2 Black Vulture
4 Snow Bunting
At South Quabbin
1 Brant

Dave McLain
11/8 at Arcadia
1 Short-eared Owl

Many observers
11/6-9
1-3 Red-headed Woodpecker continue

Frank Bowrys
11/7 at Turners Falls
2 Greater Scaup (NOT Redhead)
1 Lesser Scaup
At Ashley Pond in Holyoke
1 Osprey

John Weeks
11/7 in Granville
1 Golden Eagle

Tom Swochak
11/7 in Russell
1 Golden Eagle
11/8
8 Redshoulder
22 Redtail

Dorrie Holmes
11/7 in Deerfield
300 Snow Bunting

Allen Bird Club (Seth Kellogg)
11/7 at Stockbridge Bowl
12 Ruddy Duck
1 Red-br. Merganser
At Richmond Pond
4 Greater Scaup
20 Ruddy Duck
35 Coot
At PontoosucLake
75 Green-winged Teal
2 Gadwall
1 American Wigeon
1 Red-throated Loon

 

Frank Bowrys
11/6 at Turners Falls
2 Greater Scaup (NOT Redhead)

Larry Therrien
11/6 at Arcadia
2 Cackling Goose
18 Pipit
1 Snow Bunting
1 Palm Warbler

Jonathan Pierce
11/4 at Pontoosuc Lake
49 Green-winged Teal
2 Gadwall
1 Pectoral Sandpiper
1 Lesser Black-backed Gull
16 Rusty Blackbird
11/3 in Sheffield
1 Snow Goose

Tom Pirro
11/3-4 in Northampton
1 Cackling Goose

Chuck Johnson
11/3 in North Adams
1 Golden Eagle

 

Sue Cloutier
11/3 in New Salem
1 Woodcock

Chuck Johnson
11/2 in North Adams
1 Golden Eagle

Jonathan Pierce
11/2 at Pontoosuc Lake
1 Red-throated Loon
1 Dunlin
1 Pectoral Sandpiper
At Onota Lake
1 Red-necked Grebe

John Weeks
11/2 in Granville
1 Golden Eagle

Tom Pirro
11/2 in Northampton at Arcadia
1 Cackling Goose

Eric Huston
11/1 in Deerfield
1 Merlin
1 Palm Warbler

Gael Hurley
11/1 at Pontoosuc
1 Dunlin
1 Lesser Black-backed Gull
At Mud Pond
900 Ring-necked Duck
9 Ruddy Duck
At Richmond Pond
4 Greater Scaup
At Stockbridge Bowl
3 Ruddy Duck

Jacob Morris-Siegel
11/1 at Moran in Windsor
1 Northern Shrike

Frank Bowrys
11/1 Hatfield
1 Meadowlark

Bill Lafley
11/1 at North Quabbin
1 Red-necked Grebe
3 Greater Yellowlegs
1 Merlin

Larry Therrien
10/31 at South Quabbin (AM)
1 Greater Scaup
2 Long-tailed Duck
7 Bonaparte's Gull
Snow Buntings

Scott Surner
10/31 at South Quabbin (PM)
38 Long-tailed Duck

Michele Moore
10/31 in Longmeadow
3 Red-headed Woodpecker continuing
2 Palm Warbler
11/1
5 Coot
3 American Wigeon

Joshua Rose
10/31 in Turners Falls
1 White-fronted Goose
2 American Wigeon
2 Greater Scaup
1 Lesser Scaup
1 Coot
In Northfield
1 Pipit flyover


Joshua Rose
10/29 at Turners Falls
3 Lesser Scaup
1 Greater Yellowlegs

Rene Wendell
10/29 at Cheshire Lake
1 Brant
10/30 at Pontoosuc Lake
1 Dunlin

John Weeks
10/27 in Granville
1 Golden Eagle

Several observers
10/27-29 in Longmeadow
3-4 Redheaded Woodpecker

David Pritchard
10/27 in Hatfield on dike downriver from Bridge Lane
1 Green-tailed Towhee

 

Larry Therrien
10/26 at South Quabbin
2 Black Scoter

Bill Lafley
10/26 at Lake Matawa in Orange
12 Black Scoter

Gael Hurley
10/26 at Pontoosuc Lake
4 Long-tailed Duck

John Weeks
10/26 in Granville on Blueberry Hill
1 Goshawk
2 Snow Bunting

 

Larry Therrien
10/24 at South Quabbin
2 Red-breasted Merganser

Rene Wendell
10/24 in Pittsfield
1 Lesser Black-backed Gull continues

Allen Bird Club
10/24 at Pontoosuc Lake
1 Red-throated Loon
At Mud Pond
540 Ring-necked Duck
6 Ruddy Duck

Tom Swochak
10/23 in Russell
1 Golden Eagle

Michele Moore
10/23-24 in Longmeadow
4 Gadwall
2 American Wigeon
2 Red-headed Woodpecker

Lois Richardson
10/23 in Ludlow
1 Greater Yellowlegs
17 Hermit Thrush

Jonathan Pierce
10/23 at Richmond Pond
4 Ruddy Duck

Josua Rose
10/22 in Gill
100 Pipit

Larry Therrien
10/22 in Northampton
2 Cackling Goose

Daniel Schell
10/19 in Wilbraham
1 Goshawk

James Smith
10/18 in Gill
7 Brant


Jonathan Pierce
10/20 at Onota Lake
1 Spotted Sandpiper

Tom Collins
10/20 at Richmond Pond
1 Red-necked Grebe

Chris Blagdon
10/20 in Pittsfield
1 Vesper Sparrow

Joshua Rose
10/20 at Turners Falls
1 White-fronted Goose continues

Bill Lafley
10/20 at Lake Rohunta in New Salem
1 Shoveler

Stphen Baker
10/20 in Conway
15 Pine Siskin

Thom Bullock
10/20 at Turners Falls
1 Willet

Michelle Moore
10/19 in Longmeadow
3 Gadwall

10/18 in Gill
7 Brant
35 Pipit

Larry Therrien
10/18 at South Quabbin
62 Brant
1 Surf Scoter
48 White-winged Scoter
29 Black Scoter
1 Red-throated Loon
3 Red-necked Grebe

Gael Hurley
10/18 in Lanesboro at Summer and Old Cheshire Road
1 Golden Plover

 

Jonathan Pierce
10/18 at Onota Lake
2 A Wigeon
4 Lesser Scaup
29 Coot

Scott Surner
10/18 at Turners Falls
1 Bonaparte's Gull

Steve Svec
10/18 at Ashley Ponds, Holyoke
1 Black Scoter

Seth Kellogg
10/18 at Congamond, Southwick
1 Black Scoter

Lois Richardson
10/17 in Longmeadow
3 Gadwall
1 A Wigeon
5 Coot

Various observers
10/17-18 at Turners Falls
1 White-fronted Goose continues

Various observers
10/17-18 in Longmeadow
Red-headed Woodpeckers, at least 2 and possibly 3 or 4 continue

 

Joshua Rose
10/16 in Sunderland
1 Brant

Michele Moore
10/16 in Longmeadow
2 Gadwall
1 American Wigeon
39 Green-winged Teal

Jonathan Pierce
10/15 at Onota Lake
1 Lesser Scaup
3 Red-necked Grebe
10/16 ay Richmond Pond
23 Coot

Jeremy Coleman
10/15 at Turners Falls
1 White-fronted Goose

Chris Leuchtenbirg
10/15 in Longmeadow
3 Red-headed Woodpecker


Gael Hurley
10/14 in Pittsfield
61 Green-winged teal
1 Snipe
1 Solitary Sandpiper

Joshua Rose
10/13 in Gill
3 Coot

Jeremy Coleman
10/13 at Turners Falls
2 Red-breasted Merganser

Larry Therrien
10/13 at Turners Falls
1 White-fronted Goose
1 Cackling Goose

John Weeks
10/12 at Blueberry Hill in Granville
1 Golden Eagle

Greg Ward
10/11 in Great Barrington
1 Rufous Hummingbird

 

Steve Motyl
10/10 at Turners Falls
3 Surf Scoter

Larry Therrien
10/10 at South Quabbin
2 Horned Grebe

Sharon Williams
10/10 in Longmeadow
2 Gadwall

Sharon Williams
10/10 in Longmeadow
3 Red-headed Woodpecker

Dave McLain
10/10 at Arcadia Meadows
1 Snipe
1 Orange-crowned Warbler

Scott Surner
10/10 at North Quabbin
1 Great Cormorant
22 Common Loon
3 Greater Yellowlegs
At South Quabbin
6 White-winged Scoter
1 Horned Grebe

Eric Huston
At Turners Falls
1 White-fronted Goose
1 Greater Yellowlegs


Via Carol Sharick
10/9 in Amherst
1 Yellow-breasted Chat caught and released

Michele Moore
10/9 in Longmeadow
50 Pipit

James Smith
10/9 in Gill
5 Snow Geese
At Turners Falls
1 Surf Scoter

Jonathan Pierce
10/9 in Sheffield
1 White-fronted Goose

Larry Therrien
10/9 at South Quabbin
2 Ruddy Duck

Seth Kellogg
10/9 at Congamond
1 Red-necked Grebe

 

Jim Pfeifer
10/6 in Longmeadow
1 Goshawk

Daniel Schell
10/7 in Northampton Arcadia Meadows
1 Nelson's Sparrow

Lois Richardson
10/8 in Springfield
1 Rusty Blackbird

Devin Griffiths
10/8 in Hadley
1 Wilson's Warbler

Larry Therrien
10/8 at Turners Falls
1 Cackling Goose


Michele Moore
10/3-6 in Longmeadow
2 Red-headed Woodpecker
1 Green Heron

Gael Hurley
10/4 at Richmond Pond
2 White-winged Scoter

Jonathan Pierce
10/5 at Onota Lake
1 White-winged Scoter

Eric Huston
10/5 at Turners Falls
1 Greater White-fronted Goose
1 Cackling Goose

Larry Therrien
10/6 in Northampton at Arcadia Meadows
1 Blue Grosbeak

Tom Gagnon
10/6 in Northampton at Arcadia
2 Orange-crowned Warblers
66 Palm Warbler

Joshua Rose
10/7 at Turners Falls Power Canal
4 Semipalmated Plover

Tom Swochak
10/7 in Russell
1 Goshawk

 

Larry Therrien
10/3 at South Quabbin
1 Bonaparte's Gull

Ian Davies
10/3 at Laurel Lake in Lee
1 Cackling Goose
At Pontoosuc Lake
1 Greater Scaup
1 Lesser Black-backed Gull (continuing)
1 Whimbrel (heard flying over)

Michele Moore
10/3 in Longmeadow
2 Green Heron
2 Red-headed Woodpecker (continuing)

Al Richards
10/3 in Sunderland
1 Snow Goose
1 Goshawk

 

Michele Moore
9/29-10/1 in Longmeadow
1-2 Red-headed Woodpecker
10/1 in Longmeadow
1 Green Heron
10/2 in Longmeadow
1 Goshawk

Steve Motyl
9/29 in Longmeadow
8 Rough-winged Swallow
15 Tree Swallow

Tom Collins
10/1 at Onota Lake
8 Tree Swallow

Jonathan Pierce
10/1 in Pittsfield
3 Tennessee
3 Parula

Larry Therrien
10/2 at South Quabbin
1 Surf Scoter

 

Various observers
9/21-25 in Hadley
1 Snowy Egret continued

Larry Therrien
9/25 in Hadley
1 Great Egret
1 Greater Yellowlegs
9/26 at South Quabbin
2 Brant
1 Virginia Rail

Mark Lynch
9/25 in Sandisfield
1 Greater Yellowlegs
1 Pectoral Sandpiper

Michele Moore
9/25 in Springfield
1 Black-crowned Night-Heron (not found 9/26)

Eric Huston
9/26 in Northfield
75 Pipit

Lois Richardson
9/26 in Longmeadow
25 Pipit

Bill Lafley
9/27 in Orange at airport
4 Golden Plover

Tom Gagnon
9/27 at central Quabbin
2 Snow Geese
2 Saw-whet Owl
1 Gray-cheeked Thrush

Joshua Rose
9/28 in Whately
1 Lesser Yellowlegs

Laura Beltran
9/28 in Amherst
1 Marsh Wren

Jonathan Pierce
9/29 at Pontoosuc Lake
1 Greater Scaup

Migrant species reported were, green-winged teal, blue-winged teal, American wigeon, ring-necked duck, common loon, pied-billed grebe, least and semipalmated sandpiper, northern parula, Tennessee, Nashville, blackpoll, and palm warbler, Lincoln’s and white-crowned sparrow.

Lingering or uncommon species reported were great egret, green heron, Virginia rail, ruby-throated hummingbird, least flycatcher, brown thrasher, yellow warbler, vesper sparrow, indigo bunting, rose-breasted grosbeak, bobolink, and Baltimore oriole.

Migrating raptors counted over Blueberry Hill in Granville this week totaled 19 ospreys, 8 bald eagles, 8 northern harriers, 67 sharp-shinned hawks, 4 Cooper’s hawks, 696 broad-winged hawks, 52 American kestrels, one peregrine falcon and one merlin. Totals counted at Shatterack Mt in Russell were 17 ospreys, 4 bald eagles, 2 northern harriers, 36 sharp-shinned hawks, one Cooper’s hawk, 1706 broad-winged hawks, and seven American kestrels.


Larry Therrien
9/18 in Hadley
1 Connecticut Warbler
1 Dickcissel
9/20
1 Snowy Egret

Lois Richardson
9/18 in Longmeadow
1 Connecticut Warbler

Tom Gagnon
9/18 on Mt Tom
1 Goshawk
9/19 in Northampton
1 Grasshopper Sparrow

Jeremy Coleman
9/19 in Hadley
1 Nelson's Sparrow

Eric Huston
9/19 in Northfield
2 Marsh Wren

Carrie Jones
9/20 in Williamstown
1 Dickcissel

Migrant species reported were, green-winged teal, northern harrier, sharp-shinned and Cooper’s hawk, merlin, least sandpiper, common nighthawk, Swainson’s thrus h, northern parula, northern waterthrush, blackpoll, palm, bay-breasted, Canada, Cape May, and Wilson’s warbler, Lincoln’s and white-crowned sparrow, and rusty blackbird

Lingering or uncommon species reported were great egret, spotted sandpiper, screech and great horned owl, ruby-throated hummingbird, least flycatcher, tree swallow, blue-gray gnatcatcher, wood thrush, brown thrasher, yellow warbler, vesper sparrow, indigo bunting, rose-breasted grosbeak, and bobolink


Michele Moore
9/17 in Springfield
1 Black-cr. Night-Heron continues
1 Nighthawk roosting

Frank Bowrys
9/17 at Goats Peak, Mt Tom
130 Broad-winged hawk

Dan Schell
9/17 at Sugarloaf in Deerfield
116 Broad-winged Hawk

Joe Oliverio
9/17 in Longmeadow
1 White-eyed Vireo

Jonathan Pierce
9/18 in Pittsfield
808 Broad-winged Hawk

Larry Therrien
9/18 in Hadley
1 Connecticut Warbler
1 Dickcissel

John Weeks
9/18 on Blueberry Hill in Granville
233 Broad-winged Hawk

From Tom Swochak
9/18 on Mt Shatterack in Russell
349 Broad-winged Hawk
1 Hooded Warbler

 

Larry Therrien
9/16 in Hadley
1 Snowy Egret
1 Dickcissel (heard flyby)
1 Grasshopper Sparrow

Mark Lynch
9/16 in Chesterfield
1 Pectoral Sandpiper

David Pritchard
9/16 in Northampton at Arcadia
1 American Coot

Mike Locher
9/15 in Hadley at Honeypot
1 Clay-colored Sparrow

 

Larry Therrien
9/13 in Hadley (not Northampton)
1 Snowy Egret
3 Black-bellied Plover
9/14 in Northampton at Arcadia
1 Traill's Flycatcher
1 Least Flycatcher

Tom Gagnon
9/14 in Northampton
1 Golden Plover

Bob and Lura Bieda
9/14 in Northampton at Oxbow
1 Lesser Black-backed Gull
9/15 in Deerfield
1 Dickcissel

 

Michele Moore
9/8 in Longmeadow
1 Yellow-billed Cuckoo
1 Great Crested Flycatcher
9/13 in Longmeadow
5 Blue-winged teal

Larry Therrien
9/11 at South Quabbin
2 Virginia Rail
1 Bay-breasted Warbler
9/13 in Northampton
1 Snowy Egret
3 Black-bellied Plover

Joshua Rose
9/11 in Amherst
7 Nighthawk

Bob Zajda
9/12 in Northampton
1 Snowy Egret

Jeremy Coleman
9/13 in Charlemont
1 Snowy Egret

Noah Kahn
9/12 in Granby
1 Kingbird

 

Jonathan Pierce
9/9 in Pittsfield
3 Cape May Warbler
1 Bay-breasted Warbler
1 Canada Warbler
1 Lesser Black-backed Gull (Pontoosuc)
9/10 in Lenox
1 Saw-whet Owl calling

Kyron Hanson
9/9 in Pittsfield
66 Nighthawk

Scott Surner
9/8 in Amherst
1 Philadelphia Vireo

James Smith
8/8 in Gill
1 Olive-sided Flycatcher
8/13-31 at Turners Falls
1 Gadwall
9/1 at Turners Falls
1 Pied-billed grebe
9/10 at Turners Falls
4 Blue-winged Teal
2 Nighthawk

 

Michele Moore
9/3 in Springfield
3 Rough-winged Swallow
9/6 in Springfield
1 Black-cr Night Heron continues
9/7 in Longmeadow
1 Kingbird

Larry Therrien
9/7 at South Quabbin
1 Virginia Rail
1 Sora
4 Whip-poor-will
9/6 at South Quabbin
1 Yellow-bellied Flycatcher
1 Cape May Warbler

Gael Hurley
9/6 in Pittsfield
1 Olive-sided Flycatcher
1 Tennessee Warbler

Jeremy Coleman
9/5 in Deerfield
1 Philadelphia Vireo

Bee Emily
9/6 in Shutesbury
1 Pine SIskin

Lois Richardson
9/6 at Pondside in Longmeadow
3 Blue-winged Teal

Dorrie Holmes
9/7 in Granville
2 Cape May Warbler

Rene Wendell
9/7 in Sheffield
1 Lesser Yellowlegs

Jonathan Pierce
9/7 in Pittsfield
3 Blue-winged Teal

Peter and Daisy Paul
9/7 in Worthington
5 Sandhill Crane

 

Larry Therrien
9/2 in Northampton
2 Lesser Yellowlegs
1 Connecticut Warbler

Bee Emily
9/2 in Shutesbury
3 Winter Wren

Lois Richardson
9/2 in Longmeadow at Sandbar
1 Buff-breasted Sandpiper

Steve Motyl
9/3 at Pondside culvert in Longmeadow
1 Stilt Sandpiper

Joe Oliverio
9/3 at Forest Park in Springfield
2 Black-crowned Night-Heron

 

Larry Therrien
8/28 in Belchertown
2 Olive-sided Flycatcher
At South Quabbin
2 Whip-poor-will
8/30 at Arcadia in Northampton
1 Short-billed Dowitcher
At Honeypot
1 Upland Sandpiper

Michele Moore
8/29-31 in Springfield at Forest Park
1 Black-crowned Night-Heron continues

Gael Hurley
8/30 in Williamstown
1 Red-headed Woodpecker continues

Jonathan Pierce and Gael Hurley
8/31 in Pittsfield
1 Wilson's Warbler
1 Bay-breasted Warbler


Michael Locher
8/24 in Hadley
1 American Bittern

Mark Lynch
8/24 in Ware Watershed
1 Goshawk
1 Black-billed Cuckoo
1 Yellow-billed Cuckoo

Jonathan Pierce
8/27 in Pittsfield
2 Blue-winged Teal

Carrie Jones
8/27 in Williamstown
1 Red-headed Woodpecker

Pete Yeskie
8/27 in Hadley
1 Black-crowned Night-Heron

Michele Moore
8/28 in Springfield at Forest Park
1 Black-crowned Night-Heron


Jonathan Pierce
8/24 in Pittsfield at Pontoosuc
1 Lesser Black-backed Gull
8/25 on Pontoosuc
3 Ruddy Duck

Tom Collins
8/25 on Pontoosuc
1 Black Tern

 

Stephanie Chapko
8/23 in Hadley
1 Grasshopper Sparrow

Larry Therrien
8/23 at South Quabbin
1 Black Tern

Henry Lappen
8/22 in Amherst
140 Nighthawk

Seth Kellogg
8/21 in Southwick
155 Nighthawk

Lynn Pelland
8/22 in Montague
50 Nighthawk

John Fleming
8/19 in Longmeadow
75 Nighthawk

Carrie Jones
8/21 in Williamstown
1 Merlin

Jonathan Pierce
8/21 in Sheffield
2 Semipalmated Plover
In Washington
10 Green-winged Teal

Harvey Allen
8/23 in Sunderland along river
60 Common Merganser
6 Bald Eagle
3 Osprey

 

Lois Richardson
8/19 in Longmeadow
2 Willet
1 Greater Yellowlegs
75 Least Sandpiper

Larry Therrien
8/21 in Hadley
1 Purple Martin
2 Lesser Yellowlegs
In Northampton at Arcadia
5 Green-winged Teal
9 Great Egret

 

Jonathan Pierce
8/11-13 in Pittsfield at Wild Acres
1 Imm Little Blue Heron

Several observers
Continuing in Worthington
3-5 Sandhill crane

Michael Locher
8/12 in Hadley
1 Clay-colored Sparrow

Larry Therrien
8/16 in Belchertown
1 Summer Tanager

Mark Lynch
8/16 in South Quabbin
1 Lesser Yellowlegs

Sheila Desrosier
8/16 in S. Hadley
100 Nighthawk

Tom Gagnon
8/15 in Whately
7 Broad-winged Hawk
21 Hummingbird (banded)
8/17 in Longmeadow
1 Semipalmated Plover
40 Least Sandpiper
8/17 in Florence
1 Mourning Warbler

 

Larry Therrien
8/8 in Belchertown
1 Virginia Rail
1 Yellow-billed Cuckoo
1 Marsh Wren
8/11 in Northampton
1 Great Egret
In Easthampton
2 Great Egret
In Hadley
1 Lesser Yellowlegs

Jacob Morris-Siegel
8/8 in Cheshire
2 Great Egret

Lois Richardson
8/10 in Longmeadow
3 Great Egret
3 Semipalmated Plover
1 Semipalmated Sandpiper

 

Jonathan Pierce
8/5 in Pittsfield
1 Semipalmated Sandpiper
1 Pectoral Sandpiper

Larry Therrien
8/6 in Easthampton
4 Great Egret

Michele Moore
8/6 in Longmeadow
3 Great Egret
1 Semipalmated Sandpiper

Gael Hurley
8/7 in Pittsfield
8 Lesser Yellowlegs

 

From Eric Huston
7/30 at Turners Falls
6 Great Egret

From Mike Locher
7/31 in River - Hadley area
1 Snowy Egret

Jonathan Pierce
8/1-3 in Pittsfield
1 Pectoral Sandpiper

Michele Moore
8/1 in Longmeadow
1 Great Yellowlegs

Steve Motyl
8/1 in Agawam
1 Greater Scaup

Carrie Jones and others
7/27-8/2 in Williamstown
1-3 Merlin

 

Larry Therrien
7/27 in Hadley going upriver
1 Snowy Egret

Michael Locher
7/27 in Hadley/Amherst
1 Harrier

Tom Collins
7/29 in Pittsfield
2 Lesser Yellowlegs

 

Jonathan Pierce
7/20 in Pittsfield
1 Lesser Yellowlegs

Carrie Jones
7/21 in North Adams
1 Bonaparte's Gull
7/22 in Williamstown
7 Cliff Swallow
7/25 in Williamstown
3 Merlin

Larry Therrien
7/24 in Hadley
3 Great Egret (1 in Northampton)
2 Peregrine Falcon
4 Vesper Sparrow
In Belchertown
1 Sora
7/27 in Hadley
1 Snowy Egret

Bambi Kenney
7/24 in Agawam
1 Screech Owl

Mark Lynch
7/25 in Colrain
1 Swainson's Thrush
1 Pine Siskin
2 Evening Grosbeak

 

Jonathan Pierce
7/17 in Pittsfield
18 Least Sandpiper
1 Semipalmated Sandpiper
7/19 in Pittsfield
13 Least Sandpiper
2 Semipalmated Sandpiper

Tom Gagnon
7/18 in Worthington
2 Sandhill Crane + one young

Barbara Goodwin
7/18 in Hardwick
1 Snow Egret

 

Steve Svec
7/10 in Russell
1 Goshawk

Tom Gagnon
7/12 at Mt Greylock
1 Goshawk
1 Black-billed Cuckoo

Jonathan Pierce
7/12 in Pittsfield at Silver Lake
1 Lesser Yellowlegs
1 Least Sandpiper

Chris Volker
7/12 in Longmeadow
1 Osprey

Larry Therrien
7/12 in Belchertown at Lake Wallace
28 Wood Duck
1 adult +10 young Hooded Merganser
2 Green heron
1 Virginia Rail
2 Great Horned Owl

Mark Lynch
7/12 in Wendell
1 Red-shouldered Hawk
4 Broad-winged Hawk
2 Black-billed Cuckoo
1 Yellow-billed Cuckoo
16 Kingbird
3 Winter Wren
1 Canada Warbler

 

Jonathan Pierce
7/9 in Pittsfield
3 Least Sandpiper

Carrie Jones
7/10 in Williamstown
60 Common Merganser
1 Hooded Merganser

Larry Therrien
7/10 in Hadley
1 Peregrine
2 Thrasher
4 Vesper Sparrow
6 Orchard Oriole
In Belchertown on Lake Wallace
3 Hooded Merganser
In Quabbin at Prescott
1 Canada Warbler

Mark Lynch
7/11 in Sandisfield
1 Broad-winged Hawk
13 Spotted Sandpiper
2 Black-billed Cuckoo
2 Nashville Warbler

Allen Club
7/10 in Russell
2 Broad-winged Hawk
1 Red-shouldered Hawk

 

Larry Therrien
7/5 on Mt Holyoke
1 Cerulean Warbler
2 Worm-eating Warbler
Belchertown, Lake Wallace
2 adult +15 young Hooded merganser
3 Green heron
1 Thrasher
Belchertown
1 White-eyed Vireo
1 Thrasher
7/6 in Hadley
2 Black Vulture
40 Turkey Vulture

Elethea Goodkin
7/5-6 in Westfield
1 adult + 2 young Screech Owl

Carrie Jones
7/7 in Williamstown
2 Cliff Swallow

 

Larry Therrien
7/1 in Belchertown
1+11 Hooded Merganser
2 Green heron
1 Common Gallinule
7/3
1 Virginia Rail
2 Brown Thrasher
7/4 at Quabbin on Prescott
2 Hooded merganser
2 Broad-winged Hawk
7 Hummingbird
5 Red-breasted Nuthatch
2 Golden-cr Kinglet
4 Hermit Thrush
1 Canada Warbler
8 Indigo Bunting
1 Red Crossbill (flyover)

Mark Lynch
7/4 in Gr Barrington at Konkapot-Agawam Marshes
2 Common Gallinule with 5 young
2 Bittern
3 Virginia Rail
1 Sora
10 Marsh Wren

Glen d'Entremont
7/4 on Mt Greylock
9 Winter Wren
1 Blackpoll
1 Mourning Warbler

 

Tom Gagnon
6/29 in Northampton
2 Orchard Oriole
July 1
2 Black Vulture
July 2
3 Fish Crow

Allan Richards
7/2 in Whately at Tri-town
1 Common Loon

Michelle Moore
7/4 in Westfield
1 Peregrine
1 Willow Flycatcher
50 Bank Swallow
3 Brown Thrasher
10 Field Sparrow

 

Michele Moore
6/25 in Longmeadow Flats
5 Green Heron
1 Orchard Oriole

Jonathan Pierce
6/30 in Pittsfield
1 Short-billed Dowitcher

Ruth Wheeler
6/29 in Lenox
2 Saw-whet Owl

 

Mark Lynch
6/15 in Sandisfield
1 Hooded Merganser
1 Yellow-billed Cuckoo
1 Broad-winged Hawk
1 Canada Warbler
6/20 in Cheshire
1 Green heron
3 Virginia Rail
In Adams
Ayr Hill
40 Cliff Swallow active nests
Elmann Farm
4 Cliff Swallow active nests

Howie Faerstein
6/16 in Northampton
1 Nighthawk

Larry Therrien
6/17 in Hadley
4 Black Vulture
6/19 in Hadley
41 Turkey Vulture
1 Thrasher
1 Meadowlark
In Belchertown at Lake Wallace
3 Hooded Merganser
2 Green Heron
1 Gallinule continues
In Belchertown
1 Yellow-billed Cuckoo
1 White-eyed Vireo continues
6/20 in central Quabbin
2 Hooded Merganser
1 Grouse
1 Yellow-billed Cuckoo
1 Canada Warbler
6/23 in Easthampton
1 Great Egret
1 Double-cr Cormorant

David Scott
6/21 at Mt Holyoke
1 Yellow-billed Cuckoo
1 Cerulean Warbler
1 Worm-eating Warbler

Michele Moore
6/17 in Longmeadow
2 Killdeer
1 Double-cr Cormorant

 

Holly Higginbotham
6/11-15 in Pittsfield at Canoe Meadows
1 "Lawrence's Warbler"

Lee Halasz
6/14 in Pelham
1 Parula

Mark Lynch
6/14 in Sandisfield
1 American Bittern
1 Yellow-billed Cuckoo

Tom Swochak
6/14 in Conway
1 Yellow-billed Cuckoo
2 Cliff Swallow

 

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