Main
Survey Map

Login


About WRS

Documents/Forms


WRS Survey Summary

[Login] to see full survey details.


Select Route:
Survey Date:



RouteWashoe County
Location Nevada, USA
Survey date 2020-12-05
Survey ID1031




Survey Conditions

Survey Date: 2020-12-05Start Time: 07:10:00End Time: 16:30:00
Temperature-4.4 (C)7.2 (C)
Cloud Cover0 (%)50 (%)
Visibility0 (km)16 (km)
Precipitation0: None0: None
Wind Speed0: less than 1km/h (Calm)0: less than 1km/h (Calm)
Wind Direction------
WaterPartly frozenPartly frozen
Snow Depth0 (in)0 (in)
Observer 1SC
Observer 2AR
Observer 3
Observer 4
Notes Inversion in place. Mild weather so far this winter. No wind for most of the survey, however a good west breeze was blowing at the south end of Washoe Lake.




Survey Sightings

SpeciesTimeCountBehaviorMorphAgeSexHabitat
ML (Merlin)07:15:001Perched •developed
Notes: winter resident perch hunting our feeder
RT (Red-tailed Hawk)08:50:003Perched •stubble agriculture•developed
RT (Red-tailed Hawk)09:00:001Perched LightAdult•stubble agriculture•developed
RT (Red-tailed Hawk)09:00:002Perched LightImmature•stubble agriculture•developed
AK (American Kestrel)09:25:001Perched AdultMale•developed
RT (Red-tailed Hawk)09:25:001Perched •developed
Notes: eating prey
RT (Red-tailed Hawk)09:40:001Perched LightImmature•wetland/pond/marsh/riparian•stubble agriculture•developed
Notes:
NH (Northern Harrier)09:40:001Soaring AdultMale•wetland/pond/marsh/riparian•stubble agriculture•developed
CH (Cooper's Hawk)09:40:001Perched Immature•wetland/pond/marsh/riparian•stubble agriculture•developed
AK (American Kestrel)09:40:001Perched •wetland/pond/marsh/riparian•stubble agriculture•developed
RT (Red-tailed Hawk)09:40:001Perched •wetland/pond/marsh/riparian•stubble agriculture•developed
RT (Red-tailed Hawk)09:40:001Perched LightImmature•wetland/pond/marsh/riparian•stubble agriculture•developed
Notes:
RT (Red-tailed Hawk)09:40:001Perched LightImmature•wetland/pond/marsh/riparian•stubble agriculture•developed
AK (American Kestrel)10:05:001Perched •stubble agriculture•developed
CH (Cooper's Hawk)10:10:001Perched Immature•wetland/pond/marsh/riparian•developed
GE (Golden Eagle)10:35:001Soaring Adult•stubble agriculture•developed
RT (Red-tailed Hawk)10:35:002Perched LightImmature•wetland/pond/marsh/riparian
RT (Red-tailed Hawk)10:35:002Perched •wetland/pond/marsh/riparian
AK (American Kestrel)10:35:001Flying AdultMale•wetland/pond/marsh/riparian
RT (Red-tailed Hawk)11:05:001Perched •wetland/pond/marsh/riparian
RL (Rough-legged Hawk)11:05:002Perched DarkAdult•wetland/pond/marsh/riparian
RT (Red-tailed Hawk)11:05:001Perched LightImmature•wetland/pond/marsh/riparian
RT (Red-tailed Hawk)11:20:002Perched LightImmature•wetland/pond/marsh/riparian
RT (Red-tailed Hawk)11:20:002Soaring LightAdult•wetland/pond/marsh/riparian
RT (Red-tailed Hawk)11:20:001Perched •wetland/pond/marsh/riparian
RT (Red-tailed Hawk)11:50:001Perched DarkAdult•stubble agriculture
RT (Red-tailed Hawk)11:50:001Perched LightAdult•stubble agriculture
RT (Red-tailed Hawk)11:50:001Perched •stubble agriculture
AK (American Kestrel)11:50:001Perched AdultFemale•stubble agriculture
RT (Red-tailed Hawk)11:50:001Perched
RT (Red-tailed Hawk)13:05:001Perched LightAdult•stubble agriculture
RT (Red-tailed Hawk)12:10:001Perched •stubble agriculture
RT (Red-tailed Hawk)12:20:001Soaring •stubble agriculture
AK (American Kestrel)13:05:001Flying AdultFemale•stubble agriculture
Notes: chasing sparrow over the field
CH (Cooper's Hawk)14:55:001Perched Adult•developed
RT (Red-tailed Hawk)15:00:001Perched LightImmature•developed
CH (Cooper's Hawk)15:15:001Perched Adult•developed
ML (Merlin)15:20:001Perched AdultFemale•developed
Notes: eating prey
CH (Cooper's Hawk)15:30:001Perched Adult•developed
RT (Red-tailed Hawk)15:40:002Perched LightImmature•developed
CH (Cooper's Hawk)15:55:001Perched Immature•developed
RT (Red-tailed Hawk)11:05:001Perched Immature•wetland/pond/marsh/riparian
RT (Red-tailed Hawk)11:25:001Perched LightImmature•developed



Survey totals by species

SpeciesTotal Count
ML (Merlin)2
RT (Red-tailed Hawk)34
AK (American Kestrel)6
NH (Northern Harrier)1
CH (Cooper's Hawk)6
GE (Golden Eagle)1
RL (Rough-legged Hawk)2
Total52