Date: 5/15/19 5:25 am From: Kate StJohn <0000000f59b962a9-dmarc-request...> Subject: No nighthawks yet in my Pittsburgh neighborhood
Here's something that eBird can't report on except by omission...
So far I have seen/heard no common nighthawks in my City of Pittsburgh neighborhood. In the old days, before the Great Extinction, I'd hear & see my first nighthawks by May 5 and have at least 20 passing through by May 10-15. This year, zero so far.
On the other side of Schenley Park near the Squirrel Hill business district, a friend heard one nighthawk on May 2.
Other than that my Spark Bird seems to be on its way to extinction, locally or globally.
Kate St. John, Pittsburgh
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