Date: 2/28/17 4:54 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Tussey Mountain (28 Feb 2017) 29 Raptors
Tussey Mountain
State College, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Feb 28, 2017
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 0 2 2
Turkey Vulture 19 50 50
Osprey 0 0 0
Bald Eagle 0 1 1
Northern Harrier 1 1 1
Sharp-shinned Hawk 0 1 1
Cooper's Hawk 0 0 0
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 1 1
Broad-winged Hawk 0 0 0
Red-tailed Hawk 3 6 6
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 5 18 18
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 1 1 1

Total: 29 81 81
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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: Nick Bolgiano

Weather:
Light SSE winds and a bit warmer than past days; clear skies early quickly
gave way to clouds throughout the afternoon.

Raptor Observations:
GOEA: 1013 Ad, 1040 Ad, 1220 Ad, 1438 Ad, 1556 Unk

Non-raptor Observations:
AMGO - 2; EUST - 3; BAEA - 1 (not migrating); Duck sp - 12; GBHE - 1; COGR
- 1

Predictions:
Very strong SW winds and potentially strong storms.
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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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