Date: 3/5/17 9:40 am
From: Jerry McWilliams <0000001b5c226889-dmarc-request...>
Subject: Presque Isle Hawk Watch, Erie Co. for March 5, 2017
Presque Isle
Erie, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Mar 05, 2017
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 0 0 0
Turkey Vulture 0 0 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 2 2 7
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: 2 2 52
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Observation start time: 10:30:00
Observation end time: 12:00:00
Total observation time: 1.5 hours

Official Counter: Jerry McWilliams

Observers: Roger Donn

Visitors:
Roger Donn assisted with the count.


Weather:
Mostly clear with cirrus clouds, light SE wind, very cold

Raptor Observations:
Only two RT passed through. Three high flying Bald Eagles were moving in
the right direction, but then turned around and headed back west.

Non-raptor Observations:


Predictions:
Warmer, but rain likely. Could be a few birds if the rain holds off.


Jerry McWilliams
Erie, Erie County, Pa.
<jerrymcw...>
 
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