Belted Kingfisher – 11/24/18
Observer: Deborah Radovsky
Observation Date: 11/24/18
Observation Time: 8:30 a.m.
Observation Location: in a tree at the edge of Lake Massapoag, near Beach St.
Common Name: Belted Kingfisher
Scientific Name: Megaceryle alcyon
Comments: Kingfishers have also been sighted near the boat launch area and in the Gavins Pond area. They dive for small fish. They nest in burrows.
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