What’s New in Birding in Ohio

New eBird Hotspots

Delaware County
Delaware Reservoir Dam and Spillway
Thanks to Rob Thorn for suggesting this hotspot and for providing photos and tips for birding.
Hickory Woods Park
Thanks to Jennifer Kuehn for suggesting this hotspot.

Franklin County
Quarry Trails Metro Park
Thanks to Landon Roberts for suggesting this hotspot.
Quarry Trails Metro Park–Millkin Falls
Thanks to Matt Orebaugh for suggesting this hotspot.
Quarry Trails Metro Park–North Entrance
Thanks to James Mueller for suggesting this hotspot.
Saint Joseph Cemetery, Lockbourne
Thanks to James Muller for suggesting this hotspot.

Hamilton County
Sharon Woods Park–Buckeye Falls and Visitor Center
Sharon Woods Park–Golf Course
Sharon Woods Park–Gorge Trail
Sharon Woods Park–Meadow Drive
Thanks to Gale Wulker for suggesting these hotspots at Sharon Woods Park.

Monroe County
Kiedaisch Point Park
Piatt Park
Thanks to Patrick Coy for suggesting these hotspots in Monroe County.

Muskingum County
Dillon State Park–Beach and Trails
Thanks to Matt Mason for suggesting this additional hotspot at Dillon State Park.

Perry County
Somerset Reservoir
Thanks to Jeffrey Roth for suggesting this hotspot.

Union County
Columbus Upground Reservoir–Retention Ponds (Union County)
Thanks to Irina Shulgina for suggesting this hotspot adjacent to the Columbus Upground Reservoir.

Wayne County
William J. Robertson Nature Preserve
This new nature preserve in Rittman opened on October 29.