New eBird Hotspots

Franklin County

Goodale Boulevard Parks: McKinley, Wallace Gardens, Wyman Woods
Thanks to Jim Rowoth for suggesting Wyman Woods as a hotspot and to Rob Thorn who suggested that the three small parks along the Goodale Boulevard greenway would together make a good eBird hotspot.

Greene County

Linebaugh Road
Thanks to Rick Luehrs for suggesting this location as a hotspot.

Richland County

Urwin Parkway Wetland (view from roadside only)
Thanks to Gary Cowell for suggesting this location as a hotspot.

Summit County

Sagamore Hills Park
Thanks to Matthew Kappler for suggesting this location as a hotspot.


Stange Prairie
Photo by Ken Ostermiller

BirdTrax no longer available
The Rare Bird Alert from the eBird website replaces the popular BirdTrax gadget on the Ohio home page. I am disappointed to let you know that BirdTrax is not being supported by the developer and the version we were using is no longer able to extract data from eBird.

Ottawa County

Ottawa National Wildlife Refuge–Stange Road and Krause Road and Observation Tower
Added information about Stange Prairie from the Friends of Ottawa National Wildlife Refuge.