Date: 3/9/17 7:59 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Tussey Mountain (09 Mar 2017) 13 Raptors
Tussey Mountain
State College, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Mar 09, 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 10 60
Osprey 0 0 0
Bald Eagle 0 2 3
Northern Harrier 0 0 1
Sharp-shinned Hawk 0 1 2
Cooper's Hawk 1 1 1
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 2 8 9
Broad-winged Hawk 0 0 0
Red-tailed Hawk 5 22 28
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 3 22 40
American Kestrel 1 1 1
Merlin 0 0 0
Peregrine Falcon 1 1 1
Unknown Accipiter 0 0 0
Unknown Buteo 0 2 2
Unknown Falcon 0 0 0
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Raptor 0 2 3

Total: 13 72 153
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Observation start time: 09:30:00
Observation end time: 17:00:00
Total observation time: 7.5 hours

Official Counter: Lewis Grove

Observers: Chuck Widmann, Greg Smith, Joe Sabo, Nick Bolgiano

Visitors:
Greg Smith, Joe Sabo


Weather:
Sunny and clear with highs near 50 and 10-20 mph WNW winds.

Raptor Observations:
First Kestrel and Peregrine of the season.

GOEA: 1201 Unk, 1436 Unk, 1514 Ad

Non-raptor Observations:
RWBL - 2; CANG - 4

Predictions:
Morning snow; cloudy with strong NW winds throughout day.
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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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