Date: 9/4/17 6:35 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: [de-birds] Ashland Nature Center (04 Sep 2017) 17 Raptors
Ashland Nature Center
Hockessin, Delaware, 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 0 0 0
Turkey Vulture 0 0 0
Osprey 4 19 25
Bald Eagle 5 12 12
Northern Harrier 0 2 2
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2 4 5
Cooper's Hawk 2 5 5
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 0 0
Broad-winged Hawk 2 15 22
Red-tailed Hawk 0 0 0
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 0 0 0
American Kestrel 0 2 2
Merlin 0 0 0
Peregrine Falcon 0 0 0
Unknown Accipiter 0 1 1
Unknown Buteo 2 6 8
Unknown Falcon 0 0 0
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Raptor 0 0 0

Total: 17 66 82
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Observation start time: 07:00:00
Observation end time: 15:00:00
Total observation time: 7.5 hours

Official Counter: Kim Steininger, Sally O'Byrne

Observers: David Brown, Frank Rohrbacher, George Harrison, Joe Francis,
Laura Miller, Peter Wilner, Stanley Grom Jr.

Visitors:
18


Weather:
Mostly sunny with light southerly winds

Raptor Observations:
Small numbers of migrant raptors throughout the day but tough to spot with
the blue skies.

Non-raptor Observations:
Olive-sided Flycatcher, Common Nighthawks (9), monarchs (20),
Double-crested Cormorants (4)

Predictions:
Mostly sunny with winds up to 13mph from the SSW. Will probably be similar
to today.
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Report submitted by David Brown (<davidebrownpa...>)
Ashland Nature Center information may be found at:
www.delnature.org


More site information at hawkcount.org: http://hawkcount.org/siteinfo.php?rsite=663
Count data submitted via Dunkadoo - Project info at:
https://dunkadoo.org/explore/delmarva-ornithological-society/ashland-hawk-count-fall-2017



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