Observation start time: 09:00:00 Observation end time: 14:00:00 Total observation time: 5 hours
Official Counter: The Littles
Weather: Chilly with dense fog blowing in sheets across the ridge from the west. Fog began to rise a bit about 10:30 but persisted on the east side another hour. Specks of blue peeked through the overcast around 1 pm. Light wind from the west.
Raptor Observations: Oddly for this site, both of today's PEFAs came up off the west side of the ridge. First bird: BAEA juv 10:42.
Non-raptor Observations: 286 Blue Jays, 99 passerine sp., 20 Monarchs. Shout out to the kind, cordial counters at Hawk Ridge (MN)who got us on so many fine birds last week. Many thanks. Fair winds and full skies. ======================================================================== Report submitted by BJ Little (<bluejay48...>)