Nov 7th - 22 Birds!

Oh those Red-tails were flying high today, wow!  The Harriers flew along the bluffs and were much easier to see!

Today:
Northern Harrier - 4
Red-tailed Hawk - 18
Total - 22

To Date:
Turkey Vulture - 2712  (1461)
Osprey - 94  (110)
Bald Eagle - 69  (57)
Northern Harrier - 197  (244)
Sharp-shinned Hawk - 2727  (2191)
Cooper's Hawk - 50  (95)
Northern Goshawk - 5  (18)
Red-shouldered Hawk - 39  (25)
Broad-winged Hawk - 89  (216)
Red-tailed Hawk - 475  (757)
Rough-legged Hawk - 2  (10)
Golden Eagle - 6  (10)
American Kestrel - 302  (561)
Merlin - 112  (72)
Peregrine Falcon - 57  (68)
Total - 6936  (5963)

The numbers in red are our seasonal averages - 2006 thru 2014.

Other Birds:
Common Loon - 6
Fox Sparrow - 3

Butterflies:
Cabbage White - 2
Monarch - 1 (at Bluffer's Park)
Sulphur sp. - 1

Hawkwatchers:
Ron & Jean, Phil, Bruce, Charlie, Peter, Norm, John, Anne, and a few others who stopped by.

Weather Prediction:
Nov 8th - mainly sunny, W 10km/h becoming W 15km/h in the afternoon  (theweathernetwork.com)

Walter

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