Observation start time: 08:15:00 Observation end time: 15:15:00 Total observation time: 7 hours
Official Counter: Rose Thomas
Visitors: Jennifer Jowdy, Sharon Ellison, David Brungletter (counter at Harvey's Knob), Ben & Sarah Pumphrey, Bill Benish
Weather: Moderate NW winds and nice temperatures (16.7-22.8C). Partly cloudy with good visibility.
Raptor Observations: Was slow today despite the sky and winds being favorable. One broadwing came in close for good looks, but it ended up going north. Had an osprey go north as well. Vultures were everywhere. First raptor 8:20am BW.
Non-raptor Observations: 3 hummingbirds, 14 Red-winged Blackbirds, 6 Monarchs ======================================================================== Report submitted by Vic Laubach (<laubach...>) Rockfish Gap Hawk Watch information may be found at: http://www.rockfishgaphawkwatch.org