Date: 4/10/17 4:00 am
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Tussey Mountain (08 Apr 2017) 9 Raptors
Tussey Mountain
State College, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Apr 08, 2017
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 0 5 21
Turkey Vulture 3 41 306
Osprey 0 16 19
Bald Eagle 0 14 35
Northern Harrier 0 9 17
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1 41 95
Cooper's Hawk 0 3 10
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 4 35
Broad-winged Hawk 0 6 6
Red-tailed Hawk 4 115 251
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 1
Golden Eagle 0 6 177
American Kestrel 1 21 45
Merlin 0 1 3
Peregrine Falcon 0 0 1
Unknown Accipiter 0 3 6
Unknown Buteo 0 1 5
Unknown Falcon 0 0 0
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Raptor 0 5 9

Total: 9 291 1042
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Observation start time: 09:00:00
Observation end time: 17:00:00
Total observation time: 8 hours

Official Counter: Lewis Grove

Observers: Nick Bolgiano

Weather:
Clear and warm, with 15-25 mph NW winds.

Raptor Observations:


Non-raptor Observations:
COLO - 6; TRES - 5; NOFL - 1;

The loons were, as usual, crossing the ridge heading NW; it appeared to be
rather rough going for them right into the strong wind.
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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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