RMERF (non-) counts, October 2

Monday, October 2 [Day 12] (George Halmazna) 0730-1230. NO OBSERVATION. Continuous snow with all mountains obscured, a temperature of -3C that rose to -2C at noon, and N winds 10-20 km/h. Two Common Ravens were seen!

 

Vicki Ridge [Day 13] (Peter Sherrington) NO OBSERVATION. Heavy wet snow all day that completely obscured all ridges.

 

Steeples (Vance Mattson) NO OBSERVATION

 

 

 

MOUNT LORETTE SUMMARY COUNT (September 20 to November 15)

 

DAYS 11

HOURS 132.3

TURKEY VULTURE (TUVU) 0

OSPREY (OSPR) 1

BALD EAGLE (BAEA) 32

NORTHERN HARRIER (NOHA) 3

SHARP-SHINNED HAWK (SSHA) 50

COOPER’S HAWK (COHA) 9

NORTHERN GOSHAWK (NOGO) 10

Accipiter sp. (UA) 1

BROAD-WINGED HAWK (BWHA) 1

SWAINSON’S HAWK (SWHA) 0

RED-TAILED HAWK (RTHA) 17

FERRUGINOUS HAWK (FEHA) 0

ROUGH-LEGGED HAWK (RLHA) 4

Buteo sp. (UB) 3

GOLDEN EAGLE (GOEA) 289

Eagle sp. (UE) 2

AMERICAN KESTREL (AMKE) 0

MERLIN (MERL) 2

GYRFALCON (GYRF) 0

PEREGRINE FALCON (PEFA) 3

PRAIRIE FALCON (PRFA) 2

Falco sp. (UF) 0

Unidentified Raptor (UU) 2

 

TOTAL 431