Observation start time: 07:30:00 Observation end time: 17:00:00 Total observation time: 8.75 hours
Official Counter: David Brown, Hannah Greenberg
Observers: Andrew Bogust, Angie Barbato, Carol Ralph, David Brown, George Harrison, Hank Davis, Joe Swertinski, Kelley Nunn, Kim Steininger, Lisa Smith, Matt Sarver, Mike Moore
Weather: Mostly sunny with north winds
Raptor Observations: First big push of broad-winged hawks with a total of 334. Also had 5 merlins and 17 kestrels. A non-migrant adult bald eagle with green band.
Non-raptor Observations: Common raven, common nighthawks (including one at 2:20pm), 2 double-crested cormorants, herring gull
Predictions: Partly cloudy with north winds. Could be another big day for broad-winged hawks. ======================================================================== Report submitted by David Brown (<davidebrownpa...>) Ashland Nature Center information may be found at: www.delnature.org