Observation start time: 08:00:00 Observation end time: 15:15:00 Total observation time: 7.25 hours
Official Counter: Rose Thomas
Visitors: Bob Letts, M. & S. Armbrister, Ken Molidor
Weather: Strong and very gusty Northwesterly winds, 20.2-25.2C temps, another tough no cloud sky, clear visibility.
Raptor Observations: The birds were few. But the day was "saved" by a Peregrine Falcon (unaged at 10:10am) that appeared above the teepees, circled a few times, and then headed down east side of the ridge rather quickly. Nice!
Non-raptor Observations: 9 Blue Jays, 4 Hummingbirds, 17 Monarch Butterflies
Predictions: Sunny again but 10 degrees cooler with west winds ======================================================================== Report submitted by Gabriel Mapel (<birdmangabriel...>) Rockfish Gap Hawk Watch information may be found at: http://www.rockfishgaphawkwatch.org