What’s New–November 23, 2019

There are 3501 eBird hotspots in Ohio.

Tip for using this website

Do you want to suggest one of your personal locations to become an eBird hotspot? Check this page for directions of how to do this:
How to Suggest Personal Location as a Hotspot

New eBird Hotspots

Coshocton County

Shelly Gravel Pits
Thanks to Elias Raber for suggesting these gravel pits as a hotspot.
(This hotspot brings the total number of eBird hotspots in Ohio to 3500!)

Delaware County

Alum Creek State Park–County Road 10A Fishing Access
Thanks to James Muller for suggesting this additional hotspot at Alum Creek State Park and for providing tips for birding there.

Fayette County

Washington Court House Reservoir
Thanks to Jeff Roth for suggesting this new hotspot. The Reservoir Path Parking area is a trailhead for the Paint Creek Recreational Trail.

Summit County

Plaza at Chapel Hill Shopping Center
Thanks to Donna Kuhn for suggesting this hotspot and for providing tips for birding there. Susan Carpenter, who first discovered Fish Crows at this location has also offered tips. Birders who have submitted a checklist of birds seen at this shopping center may want to change the location to this new hotspot.

Updates

Wood Ducks at
East Fork SP South Trailhead Pond
Photo by Linda Gocon
Clermont County

East Fork State Park–South Trailhead Ponds
Thanks to Linda Gocon for providing photos and tips for birding.

Greene County

Mount Saint John Nature Preserve and Campus
Updated with new website link, more detailed description of the property, and a link to a map of the nature preserve.

Stark County

Huston-Brumbaugh Nature Center
Thanks to Adam Zorn, Program Manager at the Huston-Brumbaugh Nature Center, for providing tips for birding, a description of the hiking trails, and an updated map of the nature center.
Huston-Brumbaugh Nature Center Trails
This is the page with the updated information about trails at the nature center.