• COVID-19 kills Birding Events

    March 24, 2020 by

    This past week, the Presque Isle Audubon Society canceled their annual Festival of Birds, scheduled for May 8-10. Today, the other shoe dropped, with the Black Swamp Bird Observatory canceling the Biggest Week in American Birding, scheduled for May 8-17. This all follows my last post (here) about other cancellations, and all in all it’s… Read more

  • Spring Migration, Part One

    March 28, 2020 by

    PrefaceThis post is the first part of what to anticipate during migration this spring here in northern Ohio. Everything presented is based on data that I acquired from the Black Swamp Bird Observatory (BSBO), and later on I’ll be presenting specific species to watch for, based on their peak banding counts by BSBO for last… Read more

  • Black Swamp Bird Observatory Fundraiser

    March 26, 2020 by

    This is really important for bird research. Black Swamp Bird Observatory (BSBO) had to cancel their premier event, the Biggest Week in American Birding, due to COVID-19. This is resulting in significant loss of revenue, which goes to the general funding of BSBO for staff and research. So, my friends over at Rogue Birders are… Read more

View all posts

Follow My Blog

Get new content delivered directly to your inbox.