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Militia Hill Hawk Watch 2000

2000 Season Report by Jane Henderson 14,526 Broad-winged Hawks, 35 Bald Eagles, 2 Golden Eagles, as well as Pipevine Swallowtail and Variegated Fritillary butterflies combined to make 2000 a "wonderful year" at Militia Hill Hawkwatch, according to founder Marylea Klauder. September 22 was the biggest broad-wing day this season, with 4613 birds identified and counted. [...]

By | November 8th, 2000|Hawk Watch Updates|Comments Off on Militia Hill Hawk Watch 2000

Militia Hill Hawk Watch 1999

1999 Season Report by Jane Henderson Two hurricanes, the lingering effects of the summer drought, and the appearance of a Swainson's Hawk on September 6 dominated the early part of the final hawkwatch of this millennium. Hurricane Dennis moved off the coast and stalled, keeping weather conditions stagnant and humid and migrating raptors elsewhere. Hurricane [...]

By | November 17th, 1999|Hawk Watch Updates|Comments Off on Militia Hill Hawk Watch 1999

Militia Hill Hawk Watch 1998

1998 Season Report by Jane Henderson Although the autumn of 1998 at the Militia Hill Hawk Watch at Fort Washington State Park could not be said to have been spectacular in terms of numbers of migrating raptors, there were some very good days on which a large number of birds came through. There were also [...]

By | November 17th, 1998|Hawk Watch Updates|Comments Off on Militia Hill Hawk Watch 1998