Date: 2/26/17 5:00 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Tussey Mountain (26 Feb 2017) 4 Raptors
Tussey Mountain
State College, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Feb 26, 2017
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 0 2 2
Turkey Vulture 0 31 31
Osprey 0 0 0
Bald Eagle 1 1 1
Northern Harrier 0 0 0
Sharp-shinned Hawk 0 1 1
Cooper's Hawk 0 0 0
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 1 1 1
Broad-winged Hawk 0 0 0
Red-tailed Hawk 0 3 3
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 2 9 9
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: 4 48 48
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Observation start time: 09:00:00
Observation end time: 17:00:00
Total observation time: 8 hours

Official Counter: Lewis Grove

Observers: Jon Kauffman, Nick Bolgiano

Visitors:
Kelly Sitch


Weather:
Colder with stiff WNW winds; partly cloudy through mid-afternoon when blue
skies began to take over.

Raptor Observations:
GOEA: 1528 sub-adult, 1550 adult

BAEA: 1554 unk

Non-raptor Observations:
EABL - 5; MODO - 2; BAEA - 4 (not migrating)

Predictions:
Warmer with SW winds
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Report submitted by Lewis Grove (<zugunlew...>)
Tussey Mountain information may be found at:
http://www.tusseymountainspringhawkwatch.org/
 
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