Survey Map


About WRS


WRS Survey Summary

[Login] to see full survey details.

Select Route:
Survey Date:

Location Illinois, USA
Survey date 2020-12-09
Survey ID1032

Survey Conditions

Survey Date: 2020-12-09Start Time: 09:30:00End Time: 12:50:00
Temperature3.88 (C)12.2 (C)
Cloud Cover0 (%)0 (%)
Visibility12.8 (km)16 (km)
Precipitation0: None0: None
Wind Speed2: 6-11 km/h (4-7 mph)2: 6-11 km/h (4-7 mph)
Wind DirectionWW
Snow Depth0 (in)0 (in)
Observer 1Ted Hartzler
Observer 2
Observer 3
Observer 4

Survey Sightings

AK (American Kestrel)09:45:001Perched AdultMale•stubble agriculture•developed•other
Notes: left side/south Elev. 728' on pole near Water Treatment facility
CH (Cooper's Hawk)09:50:001Perched Adult•stubble agriculture•forested•grassland
Notes: right side/north elev. 714' abandoned railroad ROW next to grass airstrip
RT (Red-tailed Hawk)09:55:001Perched LightAdult•stubble agriculture•developed•other
Notes: right side/north elev. 719' perched on pole
RT (Red-tailed Hawk)10:10:001Perched LightAdult•stubble agriculture•wetland/pond/marsh/riparian
Notes: right side/north elev. 715' perched in tree
AK (American Kestrel)10:05:001Perched AdultFemale•stubble agriculture•developed
Notes: right side/north elev. 718' perched on power line
RT (Red-tailed Hawk)10:20:001Perched LightAdult•stubble agriculture•forested
Notes: left side/south elev. 675' perched in tree
RT (Red-tailed Hawk)10:35:001Flying LightAdult•dirt agriculture•stubble agriculture•developed
Notes: left side/south elev. 704' landed in tree at farmstead
AK (American Kestrel)10:40:001AdultMale•stubble agriculture•developed
Notes: left side/south elev. 747' perched on power line
BE (Bald Eagle)10:50:001Perched Adult•green agriculture•stubble agriculture•developed•wetland/pond/marsh/riparian
Notes: left side/south elev. 730' perched at top of tall tree nest nearby
CH (Cooper's Hawk)10:55:001Flying Immature•developed•stubble agriculture•wetland/pond/marsh/riparian
Notes: right side/east elev. 755' flew across road
RL (Rough-legged Hawk)11:00:001Flying LightImmature•stubble agriculture•dirt agriculture•developed
Notes: right side/east elev. 786' saw it close to ground gained altitude quickly
RL (Rough-legged Hawk)11:15:001Perched DarkImmature•developed•green agriculture•stubble agriculture
Notes: right side/east elev. 752' perched in tree at farmstead
RL (Rough-legged Hawk)11:35:001Perched LightAdultFemale•developed•green agriculture•stubble agriculture
Notes: left side/north elev. 701' perched on pole
AK (American Kestrel)11:50:001Flying AdultFemale•dirt agriculture•green agriculture•developed
Notes: right side/south elev. 675' near chicken confinement operation
AK (American Kestrel)11:55:001Perched AdultMale•dirt agriculture•stubble agriculture
Notes: left side/north elev. 681' near chicken confinement operation
RT (Red-tailed Hawk)12:10:001Perched LightAdult•stubble agriculture•developed
Notes: left side/east elev. 716' perched on pole
RT (Red-tailed Hawk)12:15:001Perched LightAdult•wetland/pond/marsh/riparian•stubble agriculture
Notes: right side/south elev. 744' perched in tree
RT (Red-tailed Hawk)12:20:001Perched LightAdult•stubble agriculture•developed
Notes: left side/north elev. 726' perched on pole
RL (Rough-legged Hawk)12:30:001Perched LightAdultFemale•stubble agriculture•dirt agriculture•developed
Notes: right side/south elev. 749' perched on pole
RT (Red-tailed Hawk)12:35:001Perched LightAdult•stubble agriculture•developed
Notes: left side/west elev. 738' perched on pole
AK (American Kestrel)12:45:001Perched AdultMale•stubble agriculture•developed•wetland/pond/marsh/riparian
Notes: right side/east elev. 746' perched on power line

Survey totals by species

SpeciesTotal Count
AK (American Kestrel)6
CH (Cooper's Hawk)2
RT (Red-tailed Hawk)8
BE (Bald Eagle)1
RL (Rough-legged Hawk)4