News and Announcements
Our weekly report for 11/19 – 11/25 has been posted! Check our WEEKLY REPORT PAGE each week to see how our season has been going.
Banding Demos are finished for the 2023 season, but we look forward to starting them back up in Sept. 2024 at Cape May Point, Cape May, NJ. More info here.
Photos of the Week
Does this Sharp-shinned Hawk look a little funny to you? Like it is trying out to be the next “Hulk”? It is hiding a little secret under all those chest feathers – its crop! This male hatch year Sharp-shinned Hawk had already eaten a substantial meal when it came into the banding station. Not sure it can even see its own toes!
Two weeks ago a very special bird was banded – a hatch year American Goshawk! Check out that chunky body and dense, dark streaking!