Dick Tuttle

April 21, 2020
American Kestrel - Photo Mick Thompson

The Delaware County Kestrel Project – April 11, 2020

On April 11, Dick Phillips and I made our second round of checking eighteen American Kestrel nestboxes in the northern third of Delaware County, Ohio. The […]
March 29, 2020
Tree Swallows - Photo Kevin Vance

Two Different Habitats

Wildlife habitats vary greatly and will ultimately determine how a parcel of our earth is used and by whom. I will describe two different habitats and […]
March 1, 2020
Chimney Swift Pair in Flight - Photo Paul and Georgean Kyle

Delaware 2019 Fall Chimney Swift Counts

The 2019 fall swift counts took place during 57 evenings at five chimneys, all within the city of Delaware, Ohio. Compared to the previous sixteen years […]
January 29, 2020
Tree Swallow Pair on Post - Photo Earl Harrison

Tree Swallows Need Toeholds

In 1975, I enrolled in a summer course, Environmental Interpretation 610, taught by Dr. Gabe Cherem at the Ohio State University. For one of my assignments, […]
December 3, 2019
House Wren (Immature)

Fostering House Wren Orphans

Maintaining and monitoring nestboxes for Eastern Bluebirds, Tree Swallows, House Wrens, Carolina Chickadees, Tufted Titmice and other species sometimes provides an opportunity to offer a foster […]