October 17th - Our first Rough-legged Hawk!

Sorry, short and sweet tonight...

Today:
Sharp-shinned Hawk - 3
Cooper's Hawk - 2
Rough-legged Hawk - 1
Total - 6

To Date:
Turkey Vulture - 1340
Osprey - 116
Bald Eagle - 95
Northern Harrier - 87
Sharp-shinned Hawk - 1328
Cooper's Hawk - 33
Northern Goshawk - 0
Red-shouldered Hawk - 4
Broad-winged Hawk - 139
Red-tailed Hawk - 115
Rough-legged Hawk - 1
Golden Eagle - 0
American Kestrel - 463
Merlin - 49
Peregrine Falcon - 37
Total - 3807

It was a great day for Monarch migration with another 108 butterflies counted.  Six more Loons were added as well.

Kris, Ron, Terry, Berle, Allison, Betty, Lee, Arvo, Manny, Carol and Ann all enjoyed a fabulous October day at the park.  So did I.

Walter

1 comment:

Ann Brokelman said...

I had two red tails and one sharp shinned hawk after work. All were high and definitely migrating. Time 5:15