Date: 3/30/17 4:42 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Allegheny Front (30 Mar 2017) 45 Raptors
Allegheny Front
Central City, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Mar 30, 2017
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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BV 0 0 0
TV 0 40 60
OS 5 5 5
BE 1 8 18
NH 0 4 7
SS 6 12 16
CH 0 7 10
NG 0 1 1
RS 0 8 24
BW 0 0 0
RT 27 70 123
RL 0 0 0
GE 3 37 59
AK 1 3 4
ML 1 2 2
PG 1 1 1
UA 0 0 1
UB 0 0 4
UF 0 0 0
UE 0 0 0
UR 0 5 8

Total: 45 203 343
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Observation start time: 08:00:00
Observation end time: 16:45:00
Total observation time: 8.75 hours

Official Counter: Ed Gowarty

Observers: Bob Stewart, Gene & Nancy Flament, Jim Rocco, Paul Fritz

Visitors:
3 Dave Poder, Charlie Lovrich, and Ed Poder.
Helping spot: Gene and Nancy Flament, Paul Fritz, Jim Rocco and Bob Stewart


Weather:
Strong winds from SE.
Overcast all day. Intermittent showers in afternoon.
Cold.
Visibility 25-30 km.

Raptor Observations:
45 migrating raptors. Many were high overhead.
3 Golden Eagles Adults.9:28 AM; 12:15 PM; 3:47 PM
1 Bald Eagle Adult 3:52 PM
Local Northern Goshawk and Local Cooper's Hawk (not counted)
First Osprey of the season.

Non-raptor Observations:
cormorants; common loons; pileated woodpecker; canvasback duck; Junco.

Predictions:
100% chance of rain.
Strong winds out of the SE.
Overcast
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Report submitted by Bob Stewart (<bob...>)
 
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