Howe raptor count

Carolyn Bishop and I did the Howe winter raptor survey yesterday. Here are the results.

Red-tailed Hawk—18
American Kestrel—4
Northern Harrier—1
Rough-legged Hawk—72
Ferruginous Hawk—21
Unidentified buteo—10
Prairie Falcon—3

We were surprised and pleased at the number of Ferruginous Hawks.


Kit Struthers
Idaho Falls, ID