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