Observation start time: 06:00:00 Observation end time: 17:00:00 Total observation time: 11 hours
Official Counter: Anna Stunkel
Observers: Harry Armistead, Joe Beatty, Kevin McGann, Megan Murante, Michael Ferrara, Mike Tove, Rose Leong, Steve Thornhill, Wes Hetrick
Visitors: It was great to see many visitors for Outdoor Exploration Day and the Kiptopeke Challenge today. Thanks to all who stopped by and helped out!
Weather: Light winds were variable with a southerly component for most of the day. Skies were overcast in the morning, then mostly clear later on. Temperatures were in the seventies and eighties.
Raptor Observations: It was rather slow, although we had a decent peregrine flight.
Non-raptor Observations: We enjoyed participating in the Kiptopeke Challenge today as the Piping Platformers. A few highlights from the platform included:
7 Cedar Waxwings 1 Caspian Tern 1 Solitary Sandpiper 1 Wilson's Snipe ======================================================================== Report submitted by Brian Taber (<Taberzz...>) Kiptopeke Hawkwatch information may be found at: www.cvwo.org