Date: 8/28/17 6:25 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Allegheny Front (28 Aug 2017) 79 Raptors
Allegheny Front
Central City, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Aug 28, 2017
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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BV 0 0 0
TV 0 1 1
OS 11 23 23
BE 25 55 55
NH 0 3 3
SS 3 16 16
CH 1 5 5
NG 0 0 0
RS 0 0 0
BW 26 199 199
RT 10 64 64
RL 0 0 0
GE 0 0 0
AK 0 2 2
ML 0 2 2
PG 1 2 2
UA 1 1 1
UB 0 3 3
UF 0 0 0
UE 0 0 0
UR 0 1 1
SK 1 1 1

Total: 79 378 378
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Observation start time: 08:00:00
Observation end time: 18:00:00
Total observation time: 10 hours

Official Counter: Bob Stewart

Observers: Jack Julian, Janet Kuehl, Jim Rocco, Neil Woffinden,
Sally Dick, Tom & Sally Dick

Visitors:
none.
Helping spot: Jim Rocco, Janet Kuehl, Sally and Tom Dick, Neal and Myrna
Woffinden, Jack Julian


Weather:
Mostly cloudy.
Cold.
Moderate to Strong winds from ESE.
Visibility 2 km to 17 km. Early AM fog then haze.


Raptor Observations:
79 migrating raptors.
1 Swallowtail kite at 10:30 AM. directly overhead, approx 30 foot above
site.
1 Peregrine falcon at 3:03 PM.
25 Bald eagles - 24 Adults at 8:35 AM;10:07 AM; 11:12 AM;
11:56 AM; 12:31 PM; 1:11 PM; 1:18 PM; 1:26 PM; 2:14 PM;
2:19 PM; 2:28 PM; 2:29 PM; 2:40 PM; 2:43 PM; 2:50 PM; 2:52 PM; 332 PM; 3:34
PM; 3:37 PM;3:55 PM; 4:01 PM; 4:12 PM; 4:36 PM; 5:12 PM
1 Juvenile: 5:32 PM

Non-raptor Observations:
12- ruby-throated hummingbirds
ravens; mourning doves; chimney swifts
9 monarch butterflies
2 tiger swallowtail butterflies

Predictions:
Cloudy.
High of 63 degrees.
Wind out of the ESE at 5-10 mph.
Chance of rain.
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Report submitted by Bob Stewart (<bob...>)
 
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