Date: 8/27/17 4:58 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Second Mountain (27 Aug 2017) 5 Raptors
Second Mountain
Ft. Indiantown Gap, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Aug 27, 2017
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 0 0 0
Turkey Vulture 0 0 0
Osprey 0 5 5
Bald Eagle 1 8 8
Northern Harrier 0 1 1
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1 2 2
Cooper's Hawk 0 2 2
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 0 0
Broad-winged Hawk 3 26 26
Red-tailed Hawk 0 12 12
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 0 0 0
American Kestrel 0 1 1
Merlin 0 0 0
Peregrine Falcon 0 0 0
Unknown Accipiter 0 0 0
Unknown Buteo 0 0 0
Unknown Falcon 0 0 0
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Raptor 0 0 0

Total: 5 57 57
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Observation start time: 09:00:00
Observation end time: 14:00:00
Total observation time: 5 hours

Official Counter: Dave Schwenk

Observers:

Visitors:
about 20 vista viewers.


Weather:
Light SSW wind under a hazy ski covered with a mix of serous & cumulus
clouds and a constant but partial sun. Temps 68-76.

Raptor Observations:
Juv BE @12:38


Non-raptor Observations:
gold finch, indigo bunting, raven several local vultures, TV & BV

Predictions:
like today
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Report submitted by Dave Schwenk (<deschwenk...>)
Second Mountain information may be found at:
2ndmtn.shutterfly.com
 
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