Date: 3/4/17 3:51 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Tussey Mountain (04 Mar 2017) 3 Raptors
Tussey Mountain
State College, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Mar 04, 2017
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 0 0 2
Turkey Vulture 0 2 52
Osprey 0 0 0
Bald Eagle 0 1 2
Northern Harrier 0 0 1
Sharp-shinned Hawk 0 0 1
Cooper's Hawk 0 0 0
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 1 2
Broad-winged Hawk 0 0 0
Red-tailed Hawk 1 3 9
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 2 8 26
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 1 2

Total: 3 16 97
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Observation start time: 09:00:00
Observation end time: 17:30:00
Total observation time: 8.25 hours

Official Counter: Lewis Grove, Nick Bolgiano

Observers: Jon Kauffman, Lewis Grove, Nick Bolgiano, Paul Fritz

Visitors:
Golden Eagle tour from Bald Eagle State Park & Noel from Shaver's Creek


Weather:
Wind NW 9-17 mph, sky partly cloudy

Raptor Observations:
GE: Ad 1626, Sub 1649

Non-raptor Observations:
PIWO - 1, BAEA - 2 (not migrating), KILL - 1, RBGU - 1

Predictions:
Lighter winds, potentially shifting to south by afternoon.
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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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