Observation start time: 06:00:00 Observation end time: 17:45:00 Total observation time: 11.75 hours
Official Counter: Anna Stunkel
Observers: Brian Taber, Hal Wierenga, Harry Armistead, Joe Beatty, Kevin McGann, Lynn Davidson, Megan Murante, Rose Leong, Rudy Cashwell, Wes Hetrick
Weather: Moderate to strong winds were generally from the east, with mostly sunny skies and temperatures in the seventies.
Raptor Observations: There was an excellent flight, with good numbers for a variety of species. It was a particularly good afternoon for Ospreys. All three falcon species put in a strong appearance as well.
Non-raptor Observations: A few highlights included:
27 Great Blue Herons 1 Eastern Phoebe 1 Semipalmated Plover ======================================================================== Report submitted by Brian Taber (<Taberzz...>) Kiptopeke Hawkwatch information may be found at: www.cvwo.org