Date: 4/14/17 4:01 am
From: Lewis Grove <zugunlew...>
Subject: Tussey Mountain (13 Apr 2017) 47 Raptors
*Tussey Mountain State College, Pennsylvania, USA Daily Raptor Counts: Apr
13, 2017
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Day's Count Month Total Season Total ------------------ -----------
-------------- -------------- Black Vulture 0 5 21 Turkey Vulture 0 47 312
Osprey 1 22 25 Bald Eagle 1 18 39 Northern Harrier 1 20 28 Sharp-shinned
Hawk 5 61 115 Cooper's Hawk 0 5 12 Northern Goshawk 0 0 0 Red-shouldered
Hawk 0 6 37 Broad-winged Hawk 34 193 193 Red-tailed Hawk 2 138 274
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 1 Golden Eagle 2 12 183 American Kestrel 1 25 49
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: 47
563 1314
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Observation start time: 08:30:00 Observation end time: 17:00:00 Total
observation time: 8.5 hours Official Counter: Lewis Grove, Nick Bolgiano
Observers: Joe Verica, Lewis Grove Visitors: Eric Marchbein Weather: Mostly
clear in the morning and overcast by the end of the day. Light to moderate
NNE winds shifting to NW; temperature 6C - 15C. Raptor Observations: A
decent push of birds through today. GOEA: 1327 Unk, 1441 Imm Non-raptor
Observations: COLO - 22 Predictions: Very light, mostly south winds should
mean there are some things on the move.
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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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