Date: 4/18/17 3:34 am
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Tussey Mountain (15 Apr 2017) 18 Raptors
Tussey Mountain
State College, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Apr 15, 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 58 323
Osprey 5 33 36
Bald Eagle 0 21 42
Northern Harrier 0 21 29
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2 66 120
Cooper's Hawk 0 5 12
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 6 37
Broad-winged Hawk 9 229 229
Red-tailed Hawk 1 144 280
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 1
Golden Eagle 1 13 184
American Kestrel 0 28 52
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: 18 640 1391
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Observation start time: 09:00:00
Observation end time: 16:00:00
Total observation time: 7 hours

Official Counter: Lewis Grove

Observers: Chuck Widmann

Weather:
Clear early, with clouds and light rain developing in the afternoon. Light
SE winds and temperature 15C - 26C.

Raptor Observations:
GOEA: 1356 Unk

Non-raptor Observations:
First of season birds today: Chipping Sparrow, Northern Rough-winged
Swallow, Blue-gray Gnatcatcher, Black-throated Green Warbler, Hermit
Thrush

BHCO - 1; CHSP - 1; NRWS - 1; FISP - 1; AMRO - 1; AMGO - 5; TUVU - 4; BCCH
- 1; EATO - 2; NOFL - 3; MODO - 3; PIWO - 2; BGGN - 1; RCKI - 2; RWBL - 1;
BTNW - 1; DCCO - 6; HAWO - 1; HETH - 1

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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