Observation start time: 07:30:00 Observation end time: 16:30:00 Total observation time: 9 hours
Official Counter: Ed Chubb
Observers: Gayle McKinne, Jay George, Linda McKinne, Mike McKinne, Rick Schoenberger, Sharon Rannels, Stan Smith, Steve Rannels, Tom McKinne, Tom Power
Visitors: 8-vehicles with 14 individuals; IGMR Wildlife Unit with 4 staff.
Weather: Light winds out of the south all day. Early temps in the 30's climbing to low 60's by the afternoon. Clear "Bluebird" skies.
Raptor Observations: Golden Eagle(s)-8 Adults; Bald Eagle(s)-1 Adult, 3 Immatures
Non-raptor Observations: Fox Sparrows-4; Purple Finches; Red Breasted Nuthatches; Late lone Monarch
Predictions: Very similar to Wednesday with scattered clouds. ======================================================================== Report submitted by David Schwenk (<schwenkde...>) Second Mountain information may be found at: 2ndmtn.shutterfly.com