Date: 8/30/17 3:22 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Second Mountain (30 Aug 2017) 4 Raptors
Second Mountain
Ft. Indiantown Gap, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Aug 30, 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 9 9
Northern Harrier 0 1 1
Sharp-shinned Hawk 0 2 2
Cooper's Hawk 0 2 2
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 0 0
Broad-winged Hawk 0 26 26
Red-tailed Hawk 3 15 15
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: 4 61 61
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Observation start time: 07:00:00
Observation end time: 16:00:00
Total observation time: 9 hours

Official Counter: Ed Chubb

Observers: Steve Rannels

Visitors:
7 vehicles; 11 individuals


Weather:
Temps starting out in the 50's reaching mid 70's by early afternoon. Clear
blue skies becoming partly cloudy. Winds light to moderate out of the north
for most of the day.

Raptor Observations:
B.E. Ad. 2:05 P.M. EDT

Non-raptor Observations:


Predictions:
Approaching front may produce better flight than 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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