I observed this large kettle of Mississippi Kites flying high over Old Alton Bridge in unincorporated Denton County. Kites, usually in pairs, moved in and out of the congregation. At its height, there were at least eight of these sleek birds soaring together.

Observations Details

County Denton
City Unincorporated
Date Sep 3, 2012
Time of Day Morning
Temperature Hot (greater than 89°F/32°C)
Weather Clear
Habitat Recreation-Park
Type of Behavior Congregating
Gender Mixed
Maturity Mixed
Observer Chris Jackson
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