Observation start time: 08:15:00 Observation end time: 17:00:00 Total observation time: 8.75 hours
Official Counter: Sue Cooper
Observers: Brian Weaver, Fred Zimmerman, Gary La Belle, Joan Renninger, Steve Rannels
Visitors: drive up for vista view= 2 vehicles and 6 people hunters=6 and 5 vehicles
Weather: variable winds 1-12mph out of variable directions changing every hour with warm temps of 60F to 72F. good cloud coverage although the first half of the day there was very thick haze.
Raptor Observations: ABE@11:14AM SUB ADULT III GE@11:27AM (confirmed)
Non-raptor Observations: pileated, hairy, red bellied and downy woodpeckers; tufted titmice, chickadees, goldfinches, robins, blue jays, ravens and crows. 5 monarch butterflies
Predictions: colder, windier, possible showers and a lot of cloud coverage ======================================================================== Report submitted by David Schwenk (<schwenkde...>) Second Mountain information may be found at: 2ndmtn.shutterfly.com