Observation start time: 07:45:00 Observation end time: 15:00:00 Total observation time: 7.25 hours
Official Counter: Ezra Staengl
Observers: Dave Hunter, Rose Thomas
Visitors: John and Linda Barterfield, Dave and Debby Morris, Marshall Faintich.
Weather: Hot September day with 17-27C temps and mild NW breezes. Partly cloudy with good visibility.
Raptor Observations: A 3-falcon day with 3 Kestrel, 2 Merlin, and 1 Peregrine.
Non-raptor Observations: 63 Monarchs, 42 Chimney Swift, 3 hummingbird, 6 Red-headed Woodpecker. ======================================================================== Report submitted by Vic Laubach (<laubach...>) Rockfish Gap Hawk Watch information may be found at: http://www.rockfishgaphawkwatch.org