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March 1 – March 7, 2023

Two Black-headed Gulls were at Craigville Beach in Barnstable and a Glaucous Gull was at Dowse’s Beach in Osterville this week.
Sightings at Race Point in Provincetown included 2 Pacific Loons, 480 Sanderlings, 280 Dunlin, 30 Common Murres, a Thick-billed Murre, 190 Razorbills, 150 Black-legged Kittiwakes, 39 Iceland Gulls, a Glaucous Gull, and an American Pipit.
Other sightings around the Cape include, single Marsh Wrens in Mashpee and Eastham, 3 Northern Pintails in Marstons Mills, a Semipalmated Plover in Hyannis, single Great Egrets in Dennis and Orleans, a Ruby-crowned Kinglet in Brewster, 15 Red Crossbills in South Wellfleet, and a Eurasian Green-winged Teal in North Truro.
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 e-mail to