For the month of April the count was 108 % of the monthly average with 2320 birds. Duluth was 82 %, Whitefish 92 % and Duluth a whopping 206 % of the monthly average. Brockway lost 7 days to weather in the last 2 weeks of April.
April 14 stands out as the high daily count for the month with harriers and Rough-legged Hawks setting single day records. The season’s first Broad-winged arrived and both kestrels and Merlins were impressive.
May 2nd, an ice covered counter shack!