Date: 9/7/17 3:43 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Second Mountain (07 Sep 2017) 14 Raptors
Second Mountain
Ft. Indiantown Gap, 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 0 15
Turkey Vulture 0 0 0
Osprey 3 7 12
Bald Eagle 2 7 16
Northern Harrier 0 1 2
Sharp-shinned Hawk 3 8 10
Cooper's Hawk 0 1 3
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 0 0
Broad-winged Hawk 6 21 48
Red-tailed Hawk 0 3 19
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 0 0 0
American Kestrel 0 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: 14 49 129
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Observation start time: 08:00:00
Observation end time: 15:00:00
Total observation time: 7 hours

Official Counter: Fred Wilcox

Observers: Rosemary Spreha

Visitors:
Vista 5
Birders 2


Weather:
Partly cloudy with a WNW wind of 8 to 12 mph. temperature in the 60's.
Visibility excellent.

Raptor Observations:
Sub-Adult BE at 1:03 and 1:20. An adult and an immature BE observed to the
East of the site and not counted.

Non-raptor Observations:
5 humming birds
19 Monarchs

Predictions:
Much like today. Excellent conditions
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Report submitted by David Schwenk (<schwenkde...>)
Second Mountain information may be found at:
2ndmtn.shutterfly.com


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