Date: 8/26/17 2:21 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Hawk Mountain Sanctuary (26 Aug 2017) 36 Raptors
Hawk Mountain Sanctuary
Kempton, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Aug 26, 2017
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 0 0 0
Turkey Vulture 1 10 10
Unknown Vulture 0 0 0
Mississippi Kite 0 0 0
Osprey 3 35 35
Bald Eagle 5 23 23
Northern Harrier 0 3 3
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1 13 13
Cooper's Hawk 1 4 4
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Unknown Accipiter 1 2 2
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 0 0
Broad-winged Hawk 24 258 258
Swainson's Hawk 0 0 0
Red-tailed Hawk 0 16 16
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Unknown Buteo 0 2 2
Golden Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
American Kestrel 0 6 6
Merlin 0 1 1
Peregrine Falcon 0 0 0
Unknown Falcon 0 0 0
Unknown Raptor 0 3 3

Total: 36 376 376
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Observation start time: 06:00:00
Observation end time: 17:00:00
Total observation time: 0 hours

Compiler: Laurie Goodrich

Counters: Ellen Grim, Matt Wlasniewski

Visitors:
Rudy Keller and Holly Merker helped on count


Weather:


Raptor Observations:
Bald eagles
Adults--940, 950, 958
Imm-- 1042
UNK age-- 1442

Non-raptor Observations:
awesome swallow flight incld. 5 spp.
95 tree, 55 cliff, 66 barn, 71 bank, 30 roughwinged &unid swallow 202. not
many warblers, 8 hummers, 25 swift
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Report submitted by Laurie Goodrich (<goodrich...>)
Hawk Mountain Sanctuary information may be found at:
http://www.hawkmountain.org/
 
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