Date: 9/11/17 7:02 pm
From: Jon Kauffman <jvk5019...>
Subject: Jacks Mountain 9/11/2017
*Jacks Mountain Pennsylvania, USA Daily Raptor Counts: Sep 11, 2017
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Day's Count Month Total Season Total ------------------ -----------
-------------- -------------- Turkey Vulture 0 0 0 Osprey 1 5 5 Bald Eagle
5 28 28 Northern Harrier 4 6 6 Sharp-shinned Hawk 1 8 8 Cooper's Hawk 0 1 1
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0 Red-shouldered Hawk 2 3 3 Broad-winged Hawk 856 919
919 Red-tailed Hawk 0 3 3 Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0 Golden Eagle 0 0 0
American Kestrel 0 15 15 Merlin 0 1 1 Peregrine Falcon 0 2 2 Unknown
Accipiter 0 0 0 Unknown Buteo 0 0 0 Unknown Eagle 0 0 0 Unknown Falcon 0 0
0 Unknown Raptor 1 1 1 Black Vulture 0 9 9 Swainson's Hawk 0 0 0 Total: 870
1001 1001
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Observation start time: 08:00:00 Observation end time: 16:00:00 Total
observation time: 8 hours Official Counter: Cindy Bickel, Linda Whitesel
Observers: Cindy Bickel, Darrell Smith, Esther Bratton, Linda Whitesel
Visitors: Lucy Taylor and Jay Zook, both helping to spot raptors Weather:
light clouds, temp. hovering between 15 to 20 degrees, light winds changing
from S to E and back again Raptor Observations: 12:16--ad. BE 1:14--imm. BE
1:25--ad. BE 1:50--ad. BE 3:12--ad. BE Non-raptor Observations: local ad.BE
at 12:10 monarchs--2 sun dog circling the sun with 1/3 of it being colored
regular turkey vultures, black vultures, redtailed hawks, and ravens*

 
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