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Location Iowa, United States
Survey date 2022-01-18
Survey ID1313

Survey Conditions

Survey Date: 2022-01-18Start Time: 10:50:00End Time: 15:00:00
Temperature3.9 (C)6.1 (C)
Cloud Cover25 (%)60 (%)
Visibility16.1 (km)16.1 (km)
Precipitation0: None0: None
Wind Speed2: 6-11 km/h (4-7 mph)1: 1-5 km/h (1-3 mph)
Wind DirectionSSSE
WaterMostly FrozenMostly Frozen
Snow Depth1 (in)1 (in)
Observer 1Suzanne Gucciardo
Observer 2
Observer 3
Observer 4
Notes Calm day; skies mostly clear with high, thin clouds at start. Warmest day after cold, snowy weekend, and cold front moving in evening after survey. Clouds thickened through day. Standing water and sluggish steams frozen; larger streams with some open water. Snow of previous weekend mostly melted with much bare ground present.

Survey Sightings

RT (Red-tailed Hawk)10:55:001Perched Adult•stubble agriculture•grassland
BE (Bald Eagle)11:25:001Soaring Immature•forested
BE (Bald Eagle)11:30:001Perched Adult•forested
RT (Red-tailed Hawk)11:35:001Perched LightAdult•forested
RT (Red-tailed Hawk)11:40:001Perched Adult•forested•grassland
BE (Bald Eagle)12:00:001Perched Adult•wetland/pond/marsh/riparian•stubble agriculture
BE (Bald Eagle)12:00:001Perched Immature•wetland/pond/marsh/riparian•stubble agriculture
RT (Red-tailed Hawk)12:10:001Perched Adult•wetland/pond/marsh/riparian•shrubland
RL (Rough-legged Hawk)12:15:001Flying Dark•wetland/pond/marsh/riparian
RT (Red-tailed Hawk)12:15:001Perched Immature•wetland/pond/marsh/riparian•shrubland
BE (Bald Eagle)12:25:002Perched Immature•wetland/pond/marsh/riparian•grassland
BE (Bald Eagle)12:30:001Perched Adult•forested•stubble agriculture•grassland
BE (Bald Eagle)12:35:001Perched Immature•forested
BE (Bald Eagle)12:40:001Perched Adult•stubble agriculture•shrubland
RT (Red-tailed Hawk)12:40:001Flying DarkAdult•unspecified agriculture•shrubland
RT (Red-tailed Hawk)12:45:001Perched Adult•stubble agriculture•shrubland
BE (Bald Eagle)12:50:001Flying Adult•stubble agriculture•forested
RT (Red-tailed Hawk)12:50:001Perched Adult•stubble agriculture•roadsides
RT (Red-tailed Hawk)13:00:001Perched Adult•wetland/pond/marsh/riparian•stubble agriculture
RT (Red-tailed Hawk)13:30:001Perched Adult•developed
BE (Bald Eagle)13:45:001Flying Adult•stubble agriculture
BE (Bald Eagle)13:50:001Perched Adult•developed
AK (American Kestrel)13:55:001Perched AdultMale•stubble agriculture•roadsides
RT (Red-tailed Hawk)14:10:001Flying Adult•dirt agriculture•shrubland
UB (Unknown Buteo)14:10:001Perched Dark•roadsides
BE (Bald Eagle)14:15:001Flying Adult•stubble agriculture•forested
BE (Bald Eagle)14:20:001Perched Adult•stubble agriculture•forested
BE (Bald Eagle)14:30:001Perched Adult•shrubland•stubble agriculture
RT (Red-tailed Hawk)14:30:001Perched Adult•shrubland•stubble agriculture
AK (American Kestrel)14:40:001Flying AdultMale•stubble agriculture•shrubland
RT (Red-tailed Hawk)14:40:001Perched LightAdult•stubble agriculture•shrubland
RT (Red-tailed Hawk)14:45:001Perched Adult•shrubland•developed

Survey totals by species

SpeciesTotal Count
RT (Red-tailed Hawk)14
BE (Bald Eagle)15
RL (Rough-legged Hawk)1
AK (American Kestrel)2
UB (Unknown Buteo)1