Date: 4/13/17 5:31 am
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Tussey Mountain (11 Apr 2017) 41 Raptors
Tussey Mountain
State College, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Apr 11, 2017
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 0 5 21
Turkey Vulture 0 47 312
Osprey 0 21 24
Bald Eagle 0 16 37
Northern Harrier 2 19 27
Sharp-shinned Hawk 4 55 109
Cooper's Hawk 0 4 11
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 5 36
Broad-winged Hawk 33 139 139
Red-tailed Hawk 1 133 269
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 1
Golden Eagle 0 10 181
American Kestrel 1 24 48
Merlin 0 1 3
Peregrine Falcon 0 0 1
Unknown Accipiter 0 4 7
Unknown Buteo 0 1 5
Unknown Falcon 0 0 0
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Raptor 0 5 9

Total: 41 489 1240
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Observation start time: 08:45:00
Observation end time: 17:00:00
Total observation time: 8.25 hours

Official Counter: Lewis Grove

Observers:

Weather:
Shifting winds, from light ESE to start to moderate NNW by the end of the
day. Mostly sunny and warm with temperature 18C - 29C.

Raptor Observations:
A burst of broad-wings went through before 10 AM. The winds started to
shift around then, and the flight was reduced afterward. Birds were all
over the place today: high, low, northbound, southbound.

Non-raptor Observations:
COLO - 1; EATO - 2; BCCH -4; AMGO - 3; TUTI - 4; EAPH - 1; BHCO - 8; NOCA -
1; DOWO - 1; BRCR - 2; MODO - 1; FISP - 1; RBWO - 1; WBNU - 1; EABL - 2;
BARS - 1; HAWO - 1; TRES - 3

Predictions:
n/a
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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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