Observation start time: 08:00:00 Observation end time: 15:00:00 Total observation time: 7 hours
Official Counter: Jim Rocco
Observers: Deb Bodenschatz, Nancy Ott
Visitors: Nancy ott, Deb Bodenschatz
Weather: Early morning fog across the valley. Light ESE winds. Average temp. 19 C. Visibility 7 to 32 km. Cloud cover 0% to 75 %.
Raptor Observations: Young broad wing perched in snag at north end of watch was bused by hummer twice before heading south. Adult bald eagles at 11:50 and 11:52 followed by juv. bald eagle at 12:04
Non-raptor Observations: Waxwings, blue jays, 3 hummers, tree swallows, chimney swifts, flycatcher's, blue winged warbler, black & white warbler, pine warbler, ravens, local tv's. downy woodpecker, towhee. 11 Monarchs, tiger swallowtail, black swallowtail, orange sulpher, red spotted purple, greater spangled fritilary, wood nymph, clouded sulpher, eastern tailed blue. Deb managed to tag one monarch. Black bear upset the porta john.
Predictions: possible rain showers ======================================================================== Report submitted by Jim Rocco (<jd.jh.rocco...>)