The Felix Neck bird-a-thon started at 6 p.m. Friday and continued for the next 24 hours.

The best birds of the week are the two glossy ibis spotted on May 2 by Buddy Vanderhoop at Lobsterville Beach.

yellow warbler

What sort of madness prompts a bird to fly thousands of miles every year between the tropics and temperate habitats?

Four different sightings of barred owls within one week is totally unexpected.

A barred owl was last seen on Martha’s Vineyard on Nov. 8, 1948, almost 68 years ago. But now a fourth barred owl has been confirmed.

Fish crows and great egrets probably breed on Martha’s Vineyard, although solid evidence of these activities is lacking.