Recent Sightings

Sightings From July 2011

July 27, 2011

Broad-winged Hawk

Broad-winged Hawk

A red-tailed hawk was seen perched by the employee driveway.  There was an immature broad-winged hawk on the River of Rocks Trail.  At least one broad winged hawk has fledged from the nest near Hill House.

July 20, 2011

Indigo Bunting

Indigo Bunting

A scarlet tanager was seen at South Lookout.  An indigo bunting was seen outside the Native Plant Garden.

July 19, 2011

Osprey by Harry Collins

Osprey by Harry Collins

An osprey was seen at the North Lookout.

July 10, 2011

Slimy Salamander courtesy of Virginia Herpetological Society

Slimy Salamander courtesy of Virginia Herpetological Society

A slimy salamander was seen behind the Amphitheater.

July 7, 2011

redtail in the garden by Lyle Russell

redtail in the garden by Lyle Russell

A red-tailed hawk was seen bathing in the Visitor Center pond.

July 4, 2011

Screech owls and barn owls were heard at the North Lookout.  Seven brown bats were seen flying around at the North Lookout.

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