Observation start time: 07:00:00 Observation end time: 17:30:00 Total observation time: 10 hours
Official Counter: Larry Coble
Observers: Andy Francis, Joe Meloney
Weather: Overcast with a variable light air. Clearer skies visible to the north and rain visible to the south along a stalled cold front. Barometer 30.20 rising to 30.25.
Raptor Observations: Steady Broad-winged Hawk flight through the day, heaviest late. Kettles often ascending into the low cloud base before streaming away.
Two Peregrine Falcons: Juvenile at 16:10 and Adult at 16:38.
Non-raptor Observations: Northern Flicker(7), Blue Jay(154), Winter Wren, Red-breasted Nuthatch(2), Eastern Bluebird, American Robin(3), Gray Catbird, Rose-breasted Grosbeak(2), Scarlet Tanager, American Goldfinch(10), Black-throated Green Warbler(2), and unknown warblers(10).
Monarch butterflies(112). ======================================================================== Report submitted by David Schwenk (<schwenkde...>) Second Mountain information may be found at: 2ndmtn.shutterfly.com