Observation start time: 07:00:00 Observation end time: 14:00:00 Total observation time: 7 hours
Official Counter: Pam Peters
Visitors: 19 total. Landa Palmer, Fred Johnson, Donna Vogler. 4 SUNY Cobleskill students doing raptor observations.
Weather: Hot and hazy, plenty of sunshine. SW winds all day. High of 80F.
Raptor Observations: Quiet day, even for local raptors. 11 of the 13 BWs came through in the 10:00 hour. Local TV, RT and BE.
Non-raptor Observations: Usual songbirds. Young sapsucker perched on one of the dead spruces long enough for Landa to take a picture. Small flock of Canada Geese and a Great white egret flew over early in the morning. ======================================================================== Report submitted by Pam Peters (<ovenb1rdp...>) Franklin Mt. information may be found at: www.FranklinMt.org