Observation start time: 09:30:00 Observation end time: 17:00:00 Total observation time: 7.5 hours
Official Counter: Jim Thomson
Observers: Brian Butler, Brian Hardiman, Jack McCormack, Stephen Bagen
Visitors: Additional observer- Maura Griffin Sara Hart- Welcome back ! Sorry I missed you !
SOBO's Diesel & Pony Express ( father & son) Best of luck the rest of the way !
Weather: Temps 68-82 Deg.F Wind S/SE @ 2-5mph Clear skies to begin the count with thickening cloud cover later in the afternoon
Raptor Observations: BE- 11:10I, 2:20A
Thanks again to Jack McCormack for covering the count today. As has been the case this season alot of Bald Eagles seen today but only 2 counted as migrating. Bird of the Day today was an adult Bald Eagle that passed by the watch site at eye level on the reservoir side giving a very close view.
Non-raptor Observations: Red-headed Woodpecker !!! Hummers- 23 ( Very nice !! ) Monarch- 6 Giant Swallowtail ! American Copper, Blue Azure, Wood Nymph, Cloudless Sulphur Ravens TV's & BV'S Tree Swallows, Barn Swallows, Cedar Waxwings Chimney Swifts ======================================================================== Report submitted by Jim Thomson (<hawkinflight...>)