Recent Sightings

Sightings From September 2015

September 23, 2015

Turkey vulture

Turkey vulture

Amazing capture by Josh Galicki of a turkey vulture at the Lookout.

September 22, 2015

Bald eagle

Bald eagle

Great photo of a bald eagle by Rita Kurtz. Late August and early to mid September is one of the best times to see a bald eagle on migration at Hawk Mountain.

September 20, 2015

Cooper's hawk

Cooper's hawk

A Cooper's hawk soars by the Lookout. Photo by Bill Moses

September 14, 2015

Broad-winged hawk

Broad-winged hawk

An adult broad-winged hawk sails by. Photo by Bill Moses.

September 2, 2015

Tiger swallowtail

Tiger swallowtail

It was a day for butterfly love, when everywhere it seemed the butterflies were seen in pairs, like this tiger swallowtail duo visiting the jewelweed.

September 1, 2015

Monarch butterfly

Monarch butterfly

After much looking we finally have some monarchs are the Mountain! This one is on the ironweed.

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