Date: 2/24/17 4:51 pm
From: Jerry McWilliams <0000001b5c226889-dmarc-request...>
Subject: Presque Isle Hawk Watch for February 24, 2017
Presque Isle
Erie, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Feb 24, 2017
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 0 0 0
Turkey Vulture 45 45 45
Osprey 0 0 0
Bald Eagle 0 0 0
Northern Harrier 0 0 0
Sharp-shinned Hawk 0 0 0
Cooper's Hawk 0 0 0
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 0 0
Broad-winged Hawk 0 0 0
Red-tailed Hawk 5 5 5
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 0 0 0
American Kestrel 0 0 0
Merlin 0 0 0
Peregrine Falcon 0 0 0
Unknown Accipiter 0 0 0
Unknown Buteo 0 0 0
Unknown Falcon 0 0 0
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Raptor 0 0 0

Total: 50 50 50
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Observation start time: 10:00:00
Observation end time: 12:30:00
Total observation time: 2.5 hours

Official Counter: Jerry McWilliams

Observers: Roger Donn

Visitors:
Roger Donn assisted with the count


Weather:
Variably cloudy, moderate SW wind, record high temperatures.

Raptor Observations:
Our watch doesn't officially open until March 1, but the conditions were
just too good to pass up a day watching the sky. TVs were on the move as
well as a handful of RTs.

Non-raptor Observations:
Two Killdeer and a flock of 13 Sandhill Cranes

Predictions:
Much colder with late day snow showers.
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Report submitted by Jerry McWilliams (<jerrymcw...>)
Presque Isle information may be found at:
http://www.presqueisleaudubon.org
 
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