What’s New–October 19, 2019

There are 3482 eBird hotspots in Ohio.

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Vultures Knob
Photo by Nancy O’Bryan

New eBird Hotspots

Auglaize County

US-33 Auglaize Rest Area Eastbound
US-33 Auglaize Rest Area Westbound

Thanks to Sue Riffe for suggesting we add these rest areas as eBird hotspots.

Butler County

Oxford Airport
Thanks to Jay Shepphard for suggesting this hotspot and to Allan Claybon for providing information about birding there.

Wayne County

Vultures Knob Mountain Bike Trail
Thanks to Nancy O’Bryan for suggesting this hotspot and for providing photos and tips for birding the location.

Updates

East Fork State Park
Prairie Trail
Photo by Ric Payne
Clermont County

East Fork State Park–Prairie Trail
Thanks to Ric Payne for providing photos and tips for birding this location.

Lorain County

OH-2 Lorain Rest Area Nature Trail Eastbound
OH-2 Lorain Rest Area Nature Trail Westbound

Added “Lorain” and changed “Rest Stop” to “Rest Area” in the names of these hotspots.

Medina County

Chippewa Lake–Krabill Shelter
Added a map showing the trail to and along Chippewa Lake.

Ottawa County

OH-2 La Carpe Creek Rest Area
Added “OH-2” and changed “Rest Stop” to “Rest Area” in the name of this hotspot.

Pike County

OH-32 Pike Rest Area
Added “Pike” to the name of this rest area on OH-32 to distinguish it from other rest areas on OH-32.

Chippewa Lake–Krabill Shelter
Map by Ken Ostermiller

Portage County

I-76 Portage Rest Area Eastbound
I-76 Portage Rest Area Westbound

Changed “Rest Stop” to “Rest Area” in the names of these hotspots.

Union County

US-33 Union Rest Area Eastbound
US-33 Union Rest Area Westbound

Added “Union” to the names of these rest areas to distinguish them from other rest areas on US-33.