Observation start time: 07:00:00 Observation end time: 17:00:00 Total observation time: 10 hours
Official Counter: Bob Stewart, Brian Wargo
Observers: Adam Katrancha, Barb Carrier, Brian Wargo, Dave Poder, Ed Gowarty,Jr., Ed Gowarty,Sr, Gene & Nancy Flament, Greg Gdula, Jeanine Ging, Jim Rocco, Joe Kelly, Joe Sabo, Kim VanFleet, Ralph Yoder, Rosemary McGlynn, Wayne Sierer
Visitors: Very large number of visitors- 60+ Today was our hawk watch picnic on a beautiful September day. Thanks to all good observors.
Weather: Clear, visibility 30 km. Sun and clouds. Temp 10 degrees C to 17 degrees C. Cloud cover 0 to 50 per cent.
Raptor Observations: 139 migrating raptors. 1 Golden Eagle (juv) at 1:50 PM - first of season 9 Bald Eagles- 1 Adult at 2:15 PM. 4 sub-adults: 8:59 AM; 11:11 AM; 1:23 PM; 2:12 PM 4 juv: 10:41 PM; 1:03 PM; 1:35 PM; 1:50 PM 1 unaged: 1:30 PM Most of the eagles were low in the valley. 2 Peregrine Falcons; 1 Merlin; 5 American Kestrel. 1 very dark morph buteo in the 1 pm - 2 pm hour.;
Predictions: Possible fog in AM. High of 77 degrees F. Wind from WSW at 7 mph. Sun and clouds. ======================================================================== Report submitted by Bob Stewart (<bob...>)