Date: 9/29/17 11:21 pm
From: <obol-bounce...>
Subject: [obol] Re: Good day at Bonney Butte Hawkwatch
Hi all,

Are cold/rainy/cloudy days (like tomorrow) typically any good for heading
up to Bonney Butte for Hawkwatch? Or should I plan on rescheduling?


On Thu, Sep 28, 2017 at 8:56 PM, <obol-bounce...> wrote:

> Hi all,
> I just got back a bit ago from Bonney Butte. As I hoped and somewhat
> expected today's weather window proved propitious.
> We had really good numbers, the best day by far to date since the
> southbound count for this year began on Aug. 27.
> When I left at ~4:30 we had 212 birds on the day. Again as expected,
> accipiters were, number wise, the story of the day with Sharp- shinned
> Hawks being the most abundant followed by Cooper's Hawks.
> Merlins are one of my favorite birds and we had 3 of them too.
> Good times!

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