Dick Tuttle

July 19, 2020
Red-winged Blackbird - Photo Mick Thompson

Conservation Projects Status – Late June 2020

Cattail Memories On May 3, I was monitoring my twenty nestboxes in Smith Park’s  drainage ditch along Troy Road, and as I descended into the ditch […]
July 19, 2020
- Photo Mick Thompson

History Repeats Itself for Alum Creek Ospreys

On July 8, 2020, I drove to Alum Creek to check on the Osprey families on Platforms AC-1 and AC-2. Three fish hawk nestlings were standing […]
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 […]