Aug 30th - Thanks for the help everyone!

It was another day at the park with some people, some birds, and some butterflies.....other than that not much happened!  Oh, and it was hot as heck again!  I'd like to thank everyone who brought to my attention the raptors flying overhead, the birds that were photographed on previous days, and the songbirds seen in the park.  For the better part of the day I was hiding in the shade under the pergola.

Today:
Osprey - 1
Sharp-shinned Hawk - 1
Broad-winged Hawk - 1
Total - 3

To Date:
Turkey Vulture - 4
Osprey - 4
Bald Eagle - 1
Northern Harrier - 1
Sharp-shinned Hawk - 4
Cooper's Hawk - 1
Broad-winged Hawk - 4
Red-tailed Hawk - 1
American Kestrel - 6
Merlin - 6
Peregrine Falcon - 3
Total - 35

Other Birds:
A few Warblers are starting to show up

Butterflies:
Monarch - 23 (16 tagged)

A slightly worn Eastern Comma (Walter)

Weather Prediction:
Continuing with similar heat and humidity on Wednesday.  Currently Thursday has N wind in it's forecast so we'll keep an eye on that.

Walter

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