Observation start time: 07:30:00 Observation end time: 17:00:00 Total observation time: 9.5 hours
Official Counter: Deb Bodenschatz
Observers: Barb Carrier, Bob Stewart, Charlie Voytko, Dave Poder, Jack Julian, Janet Kuehl, Jim Rocco, Joe Sabo, Josh Lefever, Karen Jackson, Mike Leahy, Mike Smith, Tom & Sally Dick
Visitors: Mike Smith, Janet Kuehl, Josh Lefever, Patty Rodrigues, Joe Sabo, Mike Leah, Bob Stewart, Bob & Rhonda Wilson, Jim Rocco, Karen Jackson, Patience Fisher, Mike Wolfe, Dave Poder, Charlie Voytko, Alice Voytko, Tom & Sally Dick, Bill Drolsbaugh, M. Hoffmaster, Joe & Barb Carrier, Jack Julian
Weather: Moderate SE winds (7-14 mph) with partly to mostly cloudy skies. Clouds were very high and hazy. High temperature of 15.4 was reached
Raptor Observations: We had 10 Bald Eagles ( 12:29, 1:07, 1:37, 1:42, 1:43, 1:48, 2:13, 3:11, 3:36, 3:51), 6 adult and 4 sub-adult). We also had a couple local red-tailed hawks and a local Sharp-shinned Hawk and 13 Turkey Vultures.
Non-raptor Observations: Great Blue Heron 1, Rock Pigeon 1, Black-billed Cuckoo 1, Ruby-throated Hummingbird 12, Blue Jay 4, Tennessee Warbler 1, a Bay-Breasted or Blackpoll Warbler 1, Chipping Sparrow 3, Song Sparrow 1, American Goldfinch 4, Common Raven 7, Flicker 1, Scarlet Tanager 1, Cedar Waxwing 11, Chimney Swift 3, Phoebe 1, Towhee 1, Barn Swallow 1, Pileated Woodpecker 1, Cape May Warbler 1, American Crow 2.
Butterflies: Monarch 35 Also Black Swallowtails, Sulphurs, Cabbage White and Tiger Swallowtails.
Predictions: Mostly cloudy with light SE wind (5-10 mph) and a high of 16C. There is a slight chance of rain late in the afternoon. ======================================================================== Report submitted by Deb Bodenschatz (<debbiebodenschatz...>)