Observation start time: 06:30:00 Observation end time: 15:45:00 Total observation time: 9.25 hours
Official Counter: Anna Stunkel
Observers: Ned Brinkley, Olivia Amash
Weather: Winds started off light, becoming moderate to gusty and from the northeast and east northeast. Skies were cloudy with temperatures in the seventies.
Raptor Observations: Most birds were nice and low today, with strong movement in the late morning and early afternoon. Small falcons, accipiters, and Ospreys composed most of the flight.
Non-raptor Observations: Passerines were pretty quiet today. A Northern Bobwhite called this morning and an Eastern Ratsnake was slithering near the butterfly garden. ======================================================================== Report submitted by Brian Taber (<Taberzz...>) Kiptopeke Hawkwatch information may be found at: www.cvwo.org