Recent Sightings

Sightings Over The Last 30 Days

September 12, 2018

Red-breasted Nuthatch

Red-breasted Nuthatch

Red-breasted nuthatches (Sitta canadensis) have been see daily by the counters at North Lookout while conducting the migration count. Listen for its high-pitched call during your next visit to the Mountain! 

Photo by Bill Moses. 

August 31, 2018

Monarch Caterpillars

Monarch Caterpillars

Lots of monarch caterpillars (Danaus plexippus) have been seen enjoying the milkweed in our Native Garden and along the trails. Soon they'll be transforming into the iconic butterfly, just in time for their migration in September. 

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