Date: 9/3/17 4:41 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Second Mountain (03 Sep 2017) 3 Raptors
Second Mountain
Ft. Indiantown Gap, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Sep 03, 2017
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 0 0 15
Turkey Vulture 0 0 0
Osprey 0 0 5
Bald Eagle 0 4 13
Northern Harrier 0 0 1
Sharp-shinned Hawk 0 0 2
Cooper's Hawk 0 0 2
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 0 0
Broad-winged Hawk 0 10 37
Red-tailed Hawk 2 3 19
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 0 0 0
American Kestrel 1 1 3
Merlin 0 0 0
Peregrine Falcon 0 0 1
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: 3 18 98
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Observation start time: 09:00:00
Observation end time: 15:00:00
Total observation time: 6 hours

Official Counter: Dave Schwenk

Observers: Gary La Belle, Rosemary Spreha, Steve Walthius

Visitors:
4 drive throughs


Weather:
AM fog and drizzle with clearing & mostly cloudy skies in the PM, light WSW
wind and temps 65-71.

Raptor Observations:


Non-raptor Observations:
upwards of 30-40 vultures roaming the skies, that included 20 black
vultures that drifted off to the east.
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Report submitted by David Schwenk (<schwenkde...>)
Second Mountain information may be found at:
2ndmtn.shutterfly.com


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