Observation start time: 08:30:00 Observation end time: 16:00:00 Total observation time: 7 hours
Official Counter: Jon Kauffman
Observers: Greg Grove
Weather: Beautiful day to be on the watch. Brisk morning with clear skies allowing full sunshine and comfortable temperatures as the day progressed.
Raptor Observations: Majority of the flight was on the north side and visible to the naked eye. RSHA flight was sporadic with individuals appearing on the north then crossing ridge and moving through on the south.
Non-raptor Observations: Common Loon(32) Common Raven(17 with a Brown plumage individual observed) Golden-crowned Kinglet(1) Carolina Wren(3) Eastern Bluebird(10, with a few individuals eating mountain ash berries) American Robin(83)
Large fire in near Allensville with fire engines from Belleville, Allensville, and McAlevy's Fort assisting. ======================================================================== Report submitted by Jon Kauffman (<jvk5019...>)