Observation start time: 08:00:00 Observation end time: 14:30:00 Total observation time: 6.5 hours
Official Counter: Fred Wilcox
Observers: Brian Weaver, Joan Renninger, Sharon Rannels, Steve Rannels, Tom Kurtz&Nancy Clupper
Visitors: 6 for vista, 1 hiker, 2 birders ( Will and Jane Webster
Weather: A mix of clouds and sun. Warm with a North to Northeast light breeze. Visibility good. By mid afternoon it was a clear blue sky.
Raptor Observations: 7 adult BE 10:35, 1:30 (3), 1:42 (2), 1:45 1 additional BE observed but not counted due to its movement.
2 local RT and 1 local RS
Non-raptor Observations: 125 blue jays
An over abundance of Stink Bugs
Predictions: Warmer, more clouds, a chance of showers ======================================================================== Report submitted by David Schwenk (<schwenkde...>) Second Mountain information may be found at: 2ndmtn.shutterfly.com