Observation Details

General Observation Information

Observed By Anthony Westkamper
Submitted By Anthony Westkamper
Collection Date January 13, 2019
Observer Arrival Time 2:45 PM
Observer Departure Time 3:00 PM
Vouchers Observation Notes


Name Van Duzen River
Notes 40d 29' 52.11N 123d 59' 49.80"W +- 200 meters
Latitude 40.50091 N
Longitude 123.99715 W
Elevation 55 meters


Precipitation Scattered Clouds
Cloud Cover 30 %
Wind Speed Light
Wind Direction East
Temperature 15 °C

Flight Behavior

Minimum Height 0 m
Maximum Height 20 m
Behavior Description Perched either at or near ground level. Some merely moved along as I progressed down the dirt road perching here and there as we progressed. A few escaped upward to the tree tops. This is the first time I noted several pairs perching near each other.
Proportion Observed All
Flight Type Directed
Flight Direction South by Southwest
Observed Behaviors perching

Observed Taxa


Identification Confidence

Percentage of Flight

Meadowhawks High 100 %

Coincident Taxa

No coincident taxa reported

Point Counts

Point counts were not provided
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