Date: 4/13/17 5:42 am
From: Lewis Grove <zugunlew...>
Subject: Tussey Mountain (12 Apr 2017) 27 Raptors
*Tussey Mountain State College, Pennsylvania, USA Daily Raptor Counts: Apr
12, 2017
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Day's Count Month Total Season Total ------------------ -----------
-------------- -------------- Black Vulture 0 5 21 Turkey Vulture 0 47 312
Osprey 0 21 24 Bald Eagle 1 17 38 Northern Harrier 0 19 27 Sharp-shinned
Hawk 1 56 110 Cooper's Hawk 1 5 12 Northern Goshawk 0 0 0 Red-shouldered
Hawk 1 6 37 Broad-winged Hawk 20 159 159 Red-tailed Hawk 3 136 272
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 1 Golden Eagle 0 10 181 American Kestrel 0 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: 27
516 1267
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Observation start time: 08:00:00 Observation end time: 17:00:00 Total
observation time: 9 hours Official Counter: Lewis Grove, Nick Bolgiano
Observers: Nick Bolgiano Visitors: State College Delta Program Weather:
Clouds early and blue skies by the end of the day. Moderate WNW winds and
temperatures 10C - 23C. Raptor Observations: BAEA: 1456 Imm Non-raptor
Observations: COLO - 20; NOFL - 1; EAPH - 1; YRWA - 1; COGR - 5; RWBL - 7;
BHCO - 4; Predictions: Cloudy with moderate NNW winds; not likely to be
much of a flight.
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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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