Observation start time: 07:00:00 Observation end time: 16:00:00 Total observation time: 9 hours
Official Counter: Maryse Gagne
Observers: Elizabeth Kent, Hugh Kent
Visitors: We would like to thank the welcomed help of Chip, Paul, Noel, and Bob and to our many photographers Carmen, Gary and Justin Labonte.
Weather: It was hot on the tower today, with the mercury reaching 29 degrees Celsius, and blue skies all around us.
Raptor Observations: More migrating raptors were observed today. In addition, many non-migrating (resident) raptors flew by including two Peregrine falcons, 5 Ospreys, 20 Turkey Vultures and a juvenile and adult Bald Eagle.
Predictions: We hope for good weather that will bring Sharp-Shinned hawks, Broad-Wing hawks and more American Kestrels. ======================================================================== Report submitted by Maryse Gagne (<maryse.gagne35...>) Holiday Beach Hawk Watch information may be found at: http://hbmo.ca/