The Pisgah Peregrines – Raptorthon 2021

Click HERE to support this Raptorthon! leader Vicky Burke Event: April 17 or 18 On Saturday, April 17 (rain date April 18) I will be participating for the third year in a row in Raptorthon!  I have already been counting hawks for many years, and have, in the last couple years, been reporting counts from […]

Brown Thrashers – Raptorthon 2021

Saturday April 17, 2021 (Back-up date Sunday, April 18) Raptorthon is our spring tradition! For the past 12 years, my husband Phil and I and our two children have been conducting Raptorthons around our state of NH, along the Connecticut River in VT, down in Cape Cod, MA and along a road trip to MD. […]

Hawk Ridge – Raptorthon 2021

Click HERE to support this Raptorthon! Team name: Frank Nicoletti & the Hawk Ridge Spring Counters Date April 17 (April 18 back up) Hawk Ridge RAPTORTHON (Saturday, April 17th, 2021) We invite you to please sponsor Frank Nicoletti & the Hawk Ridge Spring Counters in the 2021 Raptorthon to support Hawk Ridge Bird Observatory and […]

Lunch & Learn Series: Surviving the Winds of Climate Change

HMANA continues its monthly virtual Lunch & Learn series with a much-anticipated topic: raptors and climate change, including steps the dedicated HMANA climate committee is taking on the subject. Celebrate Earth Day with us for this special session! We are thrilled to welcome Will Weber who will discuss questions such as how are raptors doing […]

Hawk Mountain’s Counting for Conservation Team – Raptorthon 2021

Click HERE to sponsor this Raptorthon! Date: April 24, 2021 As the first raptor migration watch site in the world, Hawk Mountain has been monitoring migrating raptors passing by its rocky mountaintop since 1934. The lookout also is used as a training ground for young raptor conservationists to learn about raptor migration and learn count […]

The Pair-a-Grinning Falcons – Raptorthon 2021

Click HERE to support this Raptorthon! The Pair-a-grinning Falcons April 25, 2021 "We're "The Pair-a-grinning Falcons'', and we're doing our Raptorthon on April 25th, 2021, at Niagara Peninsula Hawkwatch (NPH), to support HMANA (50%) and NPH (50%). We're timing our day for peak Broad-winged Hawk migration, and great overall raptor diversity. Lack of quality optics […]

Rockfish Gap – Raptorthon 2021

Click HERE to support this Raptorthon! Team name: Rockfish Gap Hawk Watchers Date May 10 (May 16 back up) On May 10 our Rockfish Gap Hawk Watchers team will conduct our 9th annual Raptorthon! Our team of 5 this year (Vic Laubach, Penny Warren, Rich Wood, Ezra Staengl, and Baxter Beamer) will venture out to […]

Lunch & Learn Series: 45 Years and 6 Degrees of Hawkwatching

HMANA continues its monthly virtual Lunch & Learn series with a trip down hawkwatching memory lane. Clay Taylor has been hawkwatching for more than 45 years and joins us to share tales of wings and glory, hawkwatch site establishment, and making birding friends across the continent along the way. Join us Wed., May 19, at […]

Out of the Nest – Raptorthon 2021

Click HERE to support this Raptorthon! Team name: Out of the Nest Date: May 21 HMANA’s Director, Jane Ferreyra, and Treasurer Amy Wright, both newbies in the realm of Raptorthon, get out of the nest and head to Tawas, MI, on the shore of Lake Huron, to have some fun and spot some hawks. Please […]

Hawks on the Wing – Josh Haas 2021 Raptorthon

Click HERE to support this Raptorthon! Team Name: Hawks on the Wing – Josh Haas 2021 Raptorthon Date: May 29, 2021 Summary: I am once again raising money for a good cause and last year’s format was so much fun, I’m doing it again.  On Saturday, May 29, I will once again be going green […]