Well it’s Tuesday and Tad was there so guess what – a lot of birds! Broad-winged Hawk 1816 Red-tailed Hawk 1 Red-shouldered Hawk 1 Sharp-shinned Hawk 89 Cooper’s Hawk 13 Mississippi Kite 25 Turkey Vulture 25 American Kestrel 5 Peregrine Falcon 1 Merlin 1 Northern Harrier 4
A Great Day!!! Our Photography Workshop with Alan Murphy was a great success. Thank you Alan! And the birds! Wow. They just kept coming and coming. All those raptors plus a beautiful male Vermillion Flycatcher along the fence row and a Red-breasted Nuthatch in the north oak motte. It just doesn’t get much better than this day at the Point. … Read More
Beautiful weather but not as many birds as the past few days. We got strafed by a Cooper’s Hawk several times and an adult male Rufous Hummingbird at the feeders was a treat. Broad-winged Hawk 1466 Red-tailed Hawk 1 Swainson’s Hawk 3 Sharp-shinned Hawk 57 Cooper’s Hawk 26 Unidentified accipter 2 Mississippi Kite 11 American kestrel 1017 Peregrine Falcon 1 … Read More
Another rocking day! Broad-winged Hawk 3952 Red-tailed Hawk 5 Swainson’s Hawk 2 Red-shouldered Hawk 1 Sharp-shinned Hawk 399 Cooper’s Hawk 184 Mississippi Kite 45 American Kestrel 22 Peregrine Falcon 12 Merlin 3 Osprey 3 Northern Harrier 13 Bald Eagle 1 Note: I will be at the hawk watch tomorrow and may not have internet access to post the totals.
Tad does it again! The best day so far. Birds in the air all day and many observers got great looks. Turkey Vulture 25 Black Vulture 8 Broad-winged Hawk 5843 Red-tailed Hawk 10 Swainson’s Hawk 4 Red-shouldered Hawk 3 Sharp-shinned Hawk 325 Cooper’s Hawk 83 Mississippi Kite 75 White-tailed Kite 1 American Kestrel 29 Peregrine Falcon 15 Merlin 3 Osprey … Read More