Archive for June 2016


Good News for Purple Martins

Posted on June 29, 2016

By Pam Hunt

Volunteers raising the martin gourds at Prescott Farm. Photo by Pam Hunt.

2016 is proving to be an excellent year for Purple Martins in New Hampshire. Long-term followers of recovery efforts for … Read More

Birdathon/Bloomathon a Great Success!

Posted on June 29, 2016

By Ruth Smith

On May 21, over 100 birders and wildflower enthusiasts participated in the annual Birdathon/Bloomathon to raise funds for NH Audubon. Participants ranged from small backyard teams of new birders to crazy statewide … Read More

Falcon Chick Rescued from Piscataqua River

Posted on June 29, 2016
In June, a Peregrine falcon chick was rescued out of the Piscataqua River by boaters. High winds  appeared to have caused the chick to fall from its nesting site under the I-95 bridge in Portsmouth. … Read More

New Hampshire Audubon’s Rare Bird Alert for Monday, June 27th, 2016

Posted on June 28, 2016

A FOX SPARROW was reported from Tripoli Road in Livermore on June 24th.

This is New Hampshire Audubon’s Rare Bird Alert for Monday, June 27th, 2016.

2 MISSISSIPPI KITES were seen in treetops located near … Read More

President’s Blog

Posted on June 28, 2016
The Monday morning sun is already blazing, and outside my new office window NH Audubon is buzzing with activity. Perhaps this is a hold-over from Sunday’s Pollinator Party when the McLane Center was literally abuzz.

New Hampshire Audubon’s Rare Bird Alert for Monday, June 20th, 2016

Posted on June 21, 2016

4 AMERICAN PIPITS, 4 BICKNELL’S THRUSHES, a FOX SPARROW, and a PHILADELPHIA VIREO were all reported from the Mount Washington Auto Road on June 19th

This is New Hampshire Audubon’s Rare Bird Alert for Monday, Read More

New Hampshire Audubon’s Rare Bird Alert for Monday, June 13th, 2016

Posted on June 15, 2016

Single MISSISSIPPI KITES were seen in Newmarket on June 8th, 11th, and 12th.

This is New Hampshire Audubon’s Rare Bird Alert for Monday, June 13th, 2016.

Single MISSISSIPPI KITES were seen in Newmarket on June … Read More