WORDS ON BIRDS 2013

Steve's article can also be read in the Newburyport News on Saturdays.


December 2013

12/28 Few Surprises During Christmas Bird Count
12/21 Area Christmas Bird Counts Underway
12/14 Snowy Owls and Local Author Putting on Appearances
12/07 Holiday Gift Suggestions for Bird Enthusiasts

 November 2013

11/30 Snowy Owls Arrive in the Area
11/23 Local Club Travels Far for Rare Gull
11/16 New Ways Found to Deter House Sparrows
11/09 Colder Weather Signals Time To Feed Birds
11/02 An Anniversary of Honoring Avid Birders and Conservationists

October 2013
10/26 Suet Helps Birds During Colder Weather
10/19 Autumn Birding is Special on Plum Island
10/12 Peregrine Falcons Create Drama in Newburyport Harbor
10/05 Binoculars and Scopes Bring Birds Closer

September 2013

09/28 Autumn Brings Migrants To Fields and Feeders
09/21 Warblers and Vireos Highlight Local Fall Migration
09/14 Uncommon Visitor on a Plum Island Evening
09/07 Autumn Birding Has Rewards and Frustration

 August 2013

08/31 Shorebirds Continue Stopovers During Migration
08/24 Nervous Shorebirds and “House Broken” Swallows on Plum Island
08/17 Nighthawk Migrate in Coming Weeks
08/10 Shifting Sands Make Birding Challenging
08/03 The Swallow Show Begins on Plum Island

July 2013

07/27 Local Nesting Continues as Migration Begins
07/20 Piping Plover Have a Mean Streak
07/13 Abandoned Baby Birds Best Left Alone
07/06 Green Heron Nest Highlights July 4th Birding

 June 2013

06/29 Solar Projects Threatens Bird Habitat
06/22 Newburyport Resident Makes Way For Ducklings
06/15 Viewing Grassland Birds is a Rare Treat
06/08 New Areas Can Yield Memorable Experiences
06/01 Fallout on Marblehead Neck Captures Birders

 May 2013

05/25 Spiffy May Warblers Draw Much Attention
05/18 Warm Winds Spur Colorful Migration
05/11 A Break from the Good Weather Brings the Birds
05/04 Migrating Birds Slow to Arrive

 April 2013

04/27 Local Bird Walk Enjoyed by All
04/20 Familiar and Rare Birds Arrive With Spring
04/13 Warm Weather Spurs Migrant Birds Arrival
04/06 Birds and (Most) People Awaiting Spring’s Warmth

 March 2013

03/30 Time to Attract Bluebirds is Now
03/23 Luck and Timing Helpful to Birders
03/16 March Brings New Birds to the Feeders
03/09 Birds Hinting That Spring Is Near
03/02 More Frequent Owls Sightings in Area

 February 2013

02/23 Feeder Birds Leave Fond Memories
02/09 Great Time of Year to Enjoy Bald Eagles
02/02 Hosting a "Special” Bird Has Its Rewards

January 2013

01/26 Rough-legged Hawks Are Putting On a Show
01/19 Interesting Birds Keep January Exciting
01/12 Feeding Frenzies Draw Interesting Birds and Interested Birders
01/05 Reflections of a Birding Year

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