Observation start time: 08:00:00 Observation end time: 17:00:00 Total observation time: 8.5 hours
Official Counter: David Brown
Observers: Sally O'Byrne
Visitors: 30, including a group of about 20 students that Joe Sebastiani brought by
Weather: Foggy and overcast in the morning becoming partly sunny in the afternoon.
Raptor Observations: Continuing good numbers of Accipiters and falcons. Starting to see some late-season migration with red-shoulders, red-tails, and large migrating kettles of vultures. One broad-winged hawk.
Non-raptor Observations: 2 common ravens, 8 purple finches, American redstart, Cape May warbler, 15 monarchs
Predictions: Rain. Count will probably not be held.
Friday could be good with very strong NW winds. Saturday is looking good as well. ======================================================================== Report submitted by David Brown (<davidebrownpa...>) Ashland Nature Center information may be found at: www.delnature.org