That's really cool, Liz, and it makes sense since we're probably at the northern most latitude (or very close to it) and it's early in the season.
From: Vermont Birds <[log in to unmask]> on behalf of Liz Lackey <[log in to unmask]>
Sent: Thursday, September 12, 2019 10:09 PM
To: [log in to unmask] <[log in to unmask]>
Subject: Re: [VTBIRD] Mt Philo Raptors - Big Day today
Thank you everybody who came to Philo today. It was great to have the extra eyes searching skyward.
BTW Today’s Mt Philo count appears to be the highest of all the other hawk watch sites in North America, including Veracruz Mexico.
> On Sep 12, 2019, at 9:45 PM, Liz Lackey <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> We saw 2365 migrating raptors today on Mt Philo in Charlotte Vt.
> The full breakdown can be seen at hawkcount.org <http://hawkcount.org/>.
> But here is the sneak peak:
> TV 6
> Osprey 18
> Bald Eagle 33
> Northern Harrier 4
> Sharp-shinned 30
> Coopers 3
> Broad-winged 2232
> Red-tailed 1
> Kestrel 29
> Merlin 2
> Peregrine 3
> Keep looking up
> Liz Lackey