Observation start time: 08:15:00 Observation end time: 14:00:00 Total observation time: 5.75 hours
Official Counter: Jon Kauffman
Weather: WSW the first hour than shifting to the west. 4-7mph with increasing winds during the last hour.
Raptor Observations: Early part of the flight the RT's were gliding with the occasional flapping. SSHA's maintained a steady glide. As the winds shifted and increased in speed, the birds were higher and glider more steadily.
High count of BLVU's was 7. TV's seen but not counted
Non-raptor Observations: Purple Finch(2) Eastern Bluebird(11) Double-crested Cormorant(1) Common Loon(25, 1st loon seen at 9:58)
American Robin (405)- A steady flight of groups of 10, 20, 30, and 40 with a group reaching 90 individuals. ======================================================================== Report submitted by Jon Kauffman (<jvk5019...>)