Hibernia, New Jersey, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Sep 16, 2013
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Observation start time: 07:45:00
Observation end time: 17:00:00
Total observation time: 9.25 hours
Official Counter: Pete Wilner
Observers: Cliff M., Richard K.,Ed G., Fred V., Mike L, Rick S.,
Stan G., Gary H., Bonnie G.
Visitors = 10 including Janet, Evelyn and Jeff.
Temperature 57-68F, variable cloud cover 100-30-100%, visibility variable
5-35 miles, wind from the SW @ 5 mph.
Light rain in the morning giving way to clear skies that then clouded up
Slow start with a few groups of BWs. When the sun broke through so did the
BWs with several kettles from 11-2:30 (DST). The fight shut down when the
cloud cover returned to 100%. Several late day (5PM DST) and low altitude
kettles of BWs brought us another 400+ migrants.
Several songbird species, Gold Finch, Tanager, Raven, Black Throated Green,
Red Eyed Vireo, catbird, Cedar Waxwings and blue birds.
Report submitted by Fred Vanderburgh
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