Date: 3/8/17 10:42 am
From: Jerry McWilliams <0000001b5c226889-dmarc-request...>
Subject: Erie County, Presque Isle Hawk Watch for March 8, 2017
Presque Isle
Erie, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Mar 08, 2017
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 0 0 0
Turkey Vulture 17 17 62
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 0 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: 17 19 69
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Observation start time: 10:00:00
Observation end time: 11:30:00
Total observation time: 1.5 hours

Official Counter: Jerry McWilliams

Observers: Roger Donn

Visitors:
Roger Donn assisted with the count. Sam Stull and Bernie O'Connor stopped
for a visit.


Weather:
Clear becoming partly cloudy, SW wind to 30 mph becoming WNW with gusts to
60 mph and partly cloudy.

Raptor Observations:
A burst of TV movement the first 30 minutes and then when the wind picked
up and switched directions, it all ended.

Non-raptor Observations:


Predictions:
Much colder and will continue to be cold for the next week with occasional
snow showers. No watch likely until the next warm front.


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