What’s New in Birding in Ohio

There are 3862 eBird hotspots in Ohio.

New eBird Hotspots

Highlands Nature Sanctuary

Butler County
FurField Dog Park
Thanks to Brian Wulker for suggesting this hotspot. This park provides views of birds on Martin Marietta’s quarry lake.
Joyce Park
Thanks to Marianne Gorman for suggesting this hotspot and for providing tips for birding.

Franklin County
Schiller Park
Union Cemetery, Columbus–East
Webster Park
Whetstone Park–Columbus Park of Roses
Thanks to Angelika Nelson for suggesting these four hotspots.

Highland County
Highlands Nature Sanctuary–Barretts Rim Trail
Highlands Nature Sanctuary–Barrier Ridge Trail
Highlands Nature Sanctuary–Cedar Run Trail
Highlands Nature Sanctuary–Kamelands Trail
Highlands Nature Sanctuary–Listening Trail
Highlands Nature Sanctuary–Maudes Cedar Narrows Trail
Highlands Nature Sanctuary–Museum Trails
Highlands Nature Sanctuary–Ridgeview Farm and Trail
Highlands Nature Sanctuary–Roundtop Loop
Thanks to Brian Wulker for suggesting these hotspots on trails in the Highlands Nature Sanctuary. Please use these more specific locations when you submit checklists on these trails.

Rocky Fork State Park–Fishing Wharf
Rocky Fork State Park–North Beach Marina
Thanks to Brian Wulker for suggesting these additional hotspots at Rocky Fork State Park.

Updates

Added a page listing Ohio Counties by Region.

Butler County
Marsh Park Fishing Lake
Changed the name of this hotspot from “Marsh Lake” to match the name used on the park webpage and on Google maps.

Summit County
PPG Lime Lakes
Changed the name of this hotspot from “Barberton Salt Ponds, Lime Lakes” to reflect the restoration work done by PPG Industries on this former industrial site. Thanks to Dennis Mersky whose company worked on the project for suggesting this change and for providing information about it.

Thanks to Tom Fishburn for providing photos for hotspots in several counties.
Cedar Bog State Nature Preserve
Highlands Nature Sanctuary–Barretts Rim Trail
Highlands Nature Sanctuary–Listening Trail
Highlands Nature Sanctuary–Museum Trails
Highlands Nature Sanctuary–Ridgeview Farm and Trail
Lawrence Woods State Nature Preserve
McCracken Fen State Nature Preserve
Milford Center Prairie State Natural Area
Myeerah Nature Preserve
Myeerah Nature Preserve–Wetland
Wayne National Forest–Big Bailey Wetland