Date: 4/10/17 4:00 am
From: Lewis Grove <zugunlew...>
Subject: Tussey Mountain (08 Apr 2017) 9 Raptors
*Tussey Mountain State College, Pennsylvania, USA Daily Raptor Counts: Apr
08, 2017
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Day's Count Month Total Season Total ------------------ -----------
-------------- -------------- 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...> <zugunlew...>)
Tussey Mountain information may be found at:
http://www.tusseymountainspringhawkwatch.org/
<http://www.tusseymountainspringhawkwatch.org/> *

 
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