Observation start time: 09:00:00 Observation end time: 16:00:00 Total observation time: 7 hours
Official Counter: David Brown
Observers: Al Guarente, Doug Fulton, Joe Swertinski, John Hartman, Kim Steininger, Lana Glass, Marika Rabinowitz, Marina deLeeuw, Walt Blackwell
Weather: Some morning sun then mostly cloudy to overcast. Light to moderate northwest winds.
Raptor Observations: Moderate migration in the morning then slow later in the day. Steady turkey vulture migration. 22 red-shoulders and 20 red-tails. Light migration of other species. Immature golden eagle at 1:15pm.
Non-raptor Observations: 25 Tundra Swans, 13 Common Loons, 3 Common Ravens, BLACK-CAPPED CHICKADEE, American Pipit, 15 Pine Siskins, Rusty Blackbird.
Predictions: Sunday: Cloudy. Slight chance of a rain shower. High 12C. Winds ENE at 10-15km/h. Expect light to moderate migration.
Monday: Morning rain showers then sunny afternoon. Morning high of 13C falling to 6-8C. Winds NW at 25-40km/h. Expect moderate to good migration once it clears up.
Tuesday: Sunny with a few afternoon clouds. High 8C. Winds NNW at 10-15km/h. Expect moderate migration. ======================================================================== Report submitted by David Brown (<davidebrownpa...>) Ashland Nature Center information may be found at: www.delnature.org