Blackbrook Audubon Counts Birds for Kids

Birders who are searching the skies for spring migrants can apply the numbers they tally to Blackbrook Audubon Society’s 2019 Birdathon. This is the annual fundraiser for the chapter of National Audubon covering Ashtabula, Geauga and Lake counties. Individuals or teams find sponsors to pledge donations for each species found in one 24-hour period. The … Read more

Laketran Drivers Recognized for Safety Efforts

Laketran drivers Lee Raimey and Vickie Williams were two of the three drivers recognized during the Ohio Public Transit Association (OPTA) awards ceremony at the association’s annual meeting this month in Columbus. Bus driver Lee Raimey received the 2019 OPTA Milestone Award for 30 years of accident-free driving at Laketran. He has never had an … Read more

Blackbrook Audubon Society Uses Habitats to Locate Birds during “Birding by Habitat” on April 16

Combine an understanding of the natural histories for various bird species with knowledge on habitat types and bird seekers will have better results spotting the birds. Larry Richardson, an avid birder with nearly 50 years experience, will help Blackbrook Audubon’s audience with “Birding by Habitat” at their meeting 7:00 p.m. Tuesday, April 16th at Penitentiary … Read more