Confirmed bird sightings on the Outer Cape in the week preceding the Independent’s deadline on Tuesday, April 6 included the following, based on a report prepared by Mass Audubon’s Wellfleet Bay Wildlife Sanctuary.
The Tufted Duck is still at Great Pond in Eastham. There were also 2 Purple Martins in town this week.
2 Evening Grosbeaks were seen in Wellfleet.
Sightings at Race Point in Provincetown this week included a Pacific Loon, 550 Red-Throated Loons, 20 Iceland Gulls, including one Thayer’s, a Glaucous Gull, a Cliff Swallow, a Barn Swallow, a Short-Eared Owl, and 2 Common Redpolls.
If you have questions about these sightings, or want to report a sighting, call the Wellfleet Bay Wildlife Sanctuary at 508-349-2615 or send an email to [email protected].