Date: 10/1/17 3:24 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Second Mountain (01 Oct 2017) 7 Raptors
Second Mountain
Ft. Indiantown Gap, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Oct 01, 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 0 0 51
Bald Eagle 0 0 60
Northern Harrier 0 0 18
Sharp-shinned Hawk 4 4 187
Cooper's Hawk 0 0 30
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 0 2
Broad-winged Hawk 2 2 4653
Red-tailed Hawk 0 0 41
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 0 0 2
American Kestrel 0 0 40
Merlin 1 1 5
Peregrine Falcon 0 0 6
Unknown Accipiter 0 0 1
Unknown Buteo 0 0 0
Unknown Falcon 0 0 0
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Raptor 0 0 6

Total: 7 7 5117
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Observation start time: 07:00:00
Observation end time: 16:00:00
Total observation time: 9 hours

Official Counter: Dave Schwenk

Observers: Andy Francis

Visitors:
20+ for vista, Mr & Mrs August Pfeifer


Weather:
Light Variable wind under a full and brutal blue sky. Temps 46-65.

Raptor Observations:
Only birds seen via binoculars. 30+ vultures were seen roaming the area,
high and low but not counted. . A few that appeared to meet the criteria
had to be retracted when they reversed course.
1st bird--7:48 est, last--12:40est

Non-raptor Observations:

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Report submitted by David Schwenk (<schwenkde...>)
Second Mountain information may be found at:
2ndmtn.shutterfly.com


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