Date: 4/17/17 5:38 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Allegheny Front (17 Apr 2017) 13 Raptors
Allegheny Front
Central City, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Apr 17, 2017
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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BV 2 11 11
TV 0 3 63
OS 0 13 18
BE 0 8 26
NH 0 2 9
SS 0 59 75
CH 0 32 42
NG 0 0 1
RS 0 2 26
BW 9 174 174
RT 2 150 273
RL 0 0 0
GE 0 14 73
AK 0 4 8
ML 0 6 8
PG 0 0 1
UA 0 2 3
UB 0 4 8
UF 0 1 1
UE 0 0 0
UR 0 9 17

Total: 13 494 837
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Observation start time: 08:30:00
Observation end time: 15:00:00
Total observation time: 6.5 hours

Official Counter: Deb Bodenschatz

Observers:

Visitors:
Luke, Camille, & Jack Werner, Mary Jo Gardell


Weather:
Cool and completely overcast in the morning. Skies cleared in the late
morning with rising temperatures. By afternoon the wind, which was from the
Northwest all day, increased to 17-25 mph.

Raptor Observations:
All the raptors were fairly far out over the valley. Besides the migrating
Raptors, there were a number of local Turkey Vultures, a local Red-tailed
Hawk and a local Coopers Hawk

Non-raptor Observations:
Cardinal 1, Crow 3, Eastern Towhee 3, Tufted Titmouse 5, Turkey 4, Red-eyed
Vireo 2, Tree Swallow 4, Chickadee 2, Goldfinch 9, Turkey Vulture 4,
White-breasted Nuthatch 1, Flicker 1, Mourning Dove 2

There were a large number of Cabbage White and Sulphur Butterflies, and a
couple Black Swallowtails

Predictions:
Warm (high of 17 C) with light SE & SSE wind and mostly sunny skies
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Report submitted by Deb Bodenschatz (<debbiebodenschatz...>)
 
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