Dick Tuttle

August 22, 2019
American Kestrel - Photo Mick Thompson

2019’s Truncated American Kestrel Nesting Season

Nesting seasons involve many things such as the arrival of adult birds, courtship, selecting and winning nest sites, laying eggs, feeding nestlings, fledging events, etc., but […]
July 21, 2019
K-14 Kestrel Shields Hatchlings

Summer Happenings – 2019

American Kestrels As of June 26, Dick Phillips and I have made nine monitoring trips to 18 kestrel nestboxes that make up the Delaware County Kestrel […]
April 19, 2019
Osprey Soaring - Photo Earl Harrison

Early Spring Happenings

Most of the veteran Ospreys are back from Brazil and other wintering spots in South America. After the Osprey team reestablished AC-1 at the northern end […]
March 28, 2019
American Kestrel - Photo Alan Schmierer

Nestbox Duties Between Nesting Seasons: Part 2

Dick Tuttle tells us more about how he and Dick Phillips prepare Kestrel nest boxes for a new spring nesting season.
March 2, 2019
Eastern Bluebird - Photo Earl Harrison

Delaware Township Hall Bluebird Trail

Delaware Township Hall, located at 2590 Liberty Road, is home to fourteen bluebird nestboxes. A fourteen acre lot is home to the hall and the property […]