Observation start time: 07:00:00 Observation end time: 14:30:00 Total observation time: 7.5 hours
Official Counter: Anna Stunkel
Observers: Joe Beatty, Ned Brinkley
Weather: Light winds were from the southwest this morning, switching over to become more southeasterly in the late morning and afternoon. Skies were partly to mostly cloudy, with temperatures in the seventies to low eighties.
Raptor Observations: It was a slow day, but with some nice views of Merlins.
Non-raptor Observations: We certainly had some interesting sightings this morning. Ned spotted a Parasitic Jaeger flying right over the beach! This species is typically seen much further out over the bay. Also, a Black Tern flew over the platform this morning. Purple Martins and Barn Swallows continued to be on the move throughout the day. Other highlights included: