October 15th - Another 7 Raptors Today

With high winds and heavy clouds we thought there might have been a few more birds but it just didn't happen. Rain moved in and put a halt to the day around 1:30 PM.

Today:
Northern Harrier - 1
Sharp-shinned Hawk - 1
American Kestrel - 2
Merlin - 1
Peregrine Falcon - 2
Total - 7

To Date:
Turkey Vulture - 1388
Osprey - 117
Bald Eagle - 55
Northern Harrier - 155
Sharp-shinned Hawk - 1461
Cooper's Hawk - 61
Northern Goshawk - 12
Red-shouldered Hawk - 4
Broad-winged Hawk - 757
Red-tailed Hawk - 102
American Kestrel - 601
Merlin - 80
Peregrine Falcon - 33
Total - 4826

Here's an excellent shot of one of our young up-and-coming birder's.

Today's group included: Betty, Lorne, Carol, Ron, Norm, Berle, Pat & Nancy, Pat 2, Ann, and Phil.

Walter

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