Observation start time: 07:00:00 Observation end time: 17:00:00 Total observation time: 10 hours
Official Counter: Anna Stunkel
Observers: Bill Purcell, Hal Wierenga, Harry Armistead, Julia Magill, Katie Garst, Lynn Davidson, Rose Leong, Wes Hetrick
Weather: Light to moderate winds were mostly from the southeast, with partly cloudy to mostly cloudy skies and temperatures in the seventies to eighties.
Raptor Observations: Peregrines are continuing to fly in good numbers. During the late afternoon we had many of them passing together, and at times 6-7 birds were in sight at once. The flight was still composed of mostly adult peregrines today, but we saw a few young birds.
Non-raptor Observations: Observations included:
27 Great Blue Herons 6 Greater Yellowlegs 4 Red-breasted Nuthatches 2 Brown Thrashers 2 Lesser Yellowlegs 1 Dickcissel ======================================================================== Report submitted by Brian Taber (<Taberzz...>) Kiptopeke Hawkwatch information may be found at: www.cvwo.org