Date: 9/26/17 3:24 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Hawk Mountain Sanctuary (26 Sep 2017) 49 Raptors
Hawk Mountain Sanctuary
Kempton, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Sep 26, 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 5 15
Unknown Vulture 0 0 0
Mississippi Kite 0 0 0
Osprey 7 167 222
Bald Eagle 1 82 125
Northern Harrier 0 16 19
Sharp-shinned Hawk 25 358 377
Cooper's Hawk 1 45 50
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Unknown Accipiter 0 6 9
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 7 7
Broad-winged Hawk 14 10377 10692
Swainson's Hawk 0 0 0
Red-tailed Hawk 0 38 62
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Unknown Buteo 0 8 12
Golden Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
American Kestrel 0 126 139
Merlin 1 32 35
Peregrine Falcon 0 4 6
Unknown Falcon 0 5 5
Unknown Raptor 0 9 12

Total: 49 11286 11788
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Observation start time: 06:00:00
Observation end time: 17:00:00
Total observation time: 9.42 hours

Compiler: Laurie Goodrich

Counters: Jason Deeter, Laurie Goodrich, Levon Harutyunyan

Weather:
hot humid, NE to SE winds most day

Raptor Observations:
Bald Eagle imm 1046

BE adult seen late in day and went back east

Non-raptor Observations:
some woodpeckers moving but skies were FULL of tree swallows , thousands
estimated
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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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