Observation start time: 06:30:00 Observation end time: 16:30:00 Total observation time: 10 hours
Official Counter: Anna Stunkel
Observers: Julia Magill
Weather: Winds were mostly light and from the southeast, becoming occasionally gusty this afternoon. Skies were partly cloudy to overcast, with rain showers in the afternoon. Temperatures were in the seventies to low eighties.
Raptor Observations: Most of today's birds were low and close, and there was an excellent peregrine flight. Interestingly, almost all of the peregrines that were aged today were adult birds.
Non-raptor Observations: Passerines were fairly quiet today. Observations included:
2 Canada Geese 1 Eastern Kingbird 1 Great Crested Flycatcher 1 House Wren 1 Pileated Woodpecker
22 Monarchs ======================================================================== Report submitted by Brian Taber (<Taberzz...>) Kiptopeke Hawkwatch information may be found at: www.cvwo.org