Date: 7/2/18 4:34 pm From: Mark Suomala <mrsuomala...> Subject: [NHBirds] Rare Bird Alert, New Hampshire, July 2, 2018
This is New Hampshire Audubon's Rare Bird Alert for Monday, July 2nd. 2018.
An AMERICAN OYSTERCATCHER was seen again on Star Island in the Isles of
Shoals on June 27th, and 1 was seen at Ragged Neck in Rye on the 28th.
An ARCTIC TERN was seen at the Isles of Shoals on June 30th.
A BRANT was seen north of Jenness Beach in Rye on June 26th.
A male EVENING GROSBEAK was seen at a private residence in Wilton on June
5 WHITE-WINGED CROSSBILLS, 2 BOREAL CHICKADEES, and a BICKNELL’S THRUSH were
seen by hikers on the Caps Ridge Trail located off of Jefferson Notch Road
in the White Mountains on June 30th.
4 GRASSHOPPER SPARROWS were reported from the Concord Airport on June 27th,
and 3 were reported from the Cemetery Fields in Amherst on the 25th.
A FOX SPARROW was reported from Millsfield on June 29th, and 1 was reported
from Cannon Mountain in Franconia Notch on the 27th.
A PEREGRINE FALCON, a NORTHERN GOSHAWK, and 2 BARRED OWLS were reported from
Hancock on June 30th.
During the past week, a few birds were reported from locations where they
are not usually found, including: a CAROLINA WREN at Bretton Woods on June
27th, a BANK SWALLOW in Easton on the 30th, and a SWAINSON’S THRUSH in
Lempster on the 30th.
This message is also available by phone recording: call (603) 224-9909 and
press 4 as directed or ask to be transferred. If you have seen any
interesting birds recently, you can leave a message at the end of the
recording or send your sightings to the RBA via e-mail at:
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Alert" in the subject line and be sure to include your mailing address and
phone number. The RBA is also available on-line at the New Hampshire Audubon
web site, www.nhaudubon.org