Date: 9/7/17 3:36 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Hawk Mountain Sanctuary (07 Sep 2017) 25 Raptors
Hawk Mountain Sanctuary
Kempton, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Sep 07, 2017
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 0 1 1
Turkey Vulture 0 0 10
Unknown Vulture 0 0 0
Mississippi Kite 0 0 0
Osprey 5 21 76
Bald Eagle 2 19 62
Northern Harrier 1 2 5
Sharp-shinned Hawk 0 5 24
Cooper's Hawk 0 1 6
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Unknown Accipiter 0 0 3
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 0 0
Broad-winged Hawk 14 102 417
Swainson's Hawk 0 0 0
Red-tailed Hawk 2 7 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 1 2 5
Peregrine Falcon 0 0 2
Unknown Falcon 0 1 1
Unknown Raptor 0 1 4

Total: 25 166 668
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Observation start time: 05:00:00
Observation end time: 17:00:00
Total observation time: 10 hours

Compiler: David Barber, Laurie Goodrich

Counters: Adam Carter, Brian Ferrence, David Hughes, Joe Scholtes,
Laurie Goodrich, Marc Robinson, Zoey Greenburg,
Zoey greenburg

Weather:
Fog for first 12 hours, then mostly cldy, then rain shower then clearing to
partly cldy

Raptor Observations:
bald eagles (3 local seen heading north at 1030 am); migrants: 4th year
1125 am, Immature 1150 am

Non-raptor Observations:
40 tree, 43 barn swallow, 77 chimney swift, a few warblers in morning
including 5 BT blue and a blackpoll

Predictions:
suspect a better flight on friday. air was unsettled today
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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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