Date: 9/4/17 3:45 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Hawk Mountain Sanctuary (04 Sep 2017) 58 Raptors
Hawk Mountain Sanctuary
Kempton, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Sep 04, 2017
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 1 1 1
Turkey Vulture 0 0 10
Unknown Vulture 0 0 0
Mississippi Kite 0 0 0
Osprey 8 15 71
Bald Eagle 3 15 60
Northern Harrier 0 1 7
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1 5 25
Cooper's Hawk 0 0 5
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Unknown Accipiter 0 0 4
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 0 0
Broad-winged Hawk 43 82 413
Swainson's Hawk 0 0 0
Red-tailed Hawk 1 4 31
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Unknown Buteo 0 0 4
Golden Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
American Kestrel 0 4 17
Merlin 0 1 4
Peregrine Falcon 0 0 2
Unknown Falcon 0 1 1
Unknown Raptor 1 1 5

Total: 58 130 660
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Observation start time: 06:00:00
Observation end time: 17:00:00
Total observation time: 8.33 hours

Compiler: Laurie Goodrich

Counters: Adam Carter, Ellen Grim, Other

Visitors:
Lots! Happy Labor Day!


Weather:
Today was clear to partly cloudy with a light west wind.

Raptor Observations:
BAEA(ad-3):1317, 13:20, 13:52

Non-raptor Observations:
36 monarchs!

Rock Pigeon, Chimney Swift, Ruby-throated Hummingbird, Pileated Woodpecker,
Eastern Wood-Peewee, Eastern Phoebe, Blue Jay, Common Raven, Tree Swallow,
Cliff Swallow, Barn Swallow, Carolina Wren, Northern Mockingbird, Chickadee
sp., American Robin, Cedar Waxwings, Black-throated Blue Warbler,
Black-throated Green Warbler, Black and White Warbler, Scarlet Tanager,
Red-eyed Vireo, Brown-headed Cowbird, American Goldfinch, Great Blue Heron

Predictions:
Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a
thunderstorm after noon. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds. High
near 79. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New
rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
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Report submitted by Laurie Goodrich (<goodrich...>)
Hawk Mountain Sanctuary information may be found at:
http://www.hawkmountain.org/


More site information at hawkcount.org: http://hawkcount.org/siteinfo.php?rsite=109
Count data submitted via Dunkadoo - Project info at:
https://dunkadoo.org/explore/hawk-mountain-sanctuary/hawk-mountain-2017-fall-hawk-count
 
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