Date: 10/7/17 4:02 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Hawk Mountain Sanctuary (07 Oct 2017) 217 Raptors
Hawk Mountain Sanctuary
Kempton, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Oct 07, 2017
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 0 13 14
Turkey Vulture 16 30 45
Unknown Vulture 0 0 0
Mississippi Kite 0 0 0
Osprey 9 16 259
Bald Eagle 8 18 170
Northern Harrier 3 3 27
Sharp-shinned Hawk 135 291 860
Cooper's Hawk 11 25 82
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Unknown Accipiter 1 3 12
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 4 13
Broad-winged Hawk 6 14 10721
Swainson's Hawk 0 0 0
Red-tailed Hawk 3 9 83
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Unknown Buteo 0 0 14
Golden Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Eagle 0 1 1
American Kestrel 10 21 182
Merlin 1 7 50
Peregrine Falcon 12 24 40
Unknown Falcon 2 5 11
Unknown Raptor 0 3 17

Total: 217 487 12601
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Observation start time: 06:00:00
Observation end time: 17:00:00
Total observation time: 9 hours

Compiler: Laurie Goodrich

Counters: Christine Whitehair, Dave Kruel, Holly Merker,
Laurie Goodrich, Rudy Keller, Rudy Keller, Andrea Ambrose

Weather:
Fog in am, then clearing with p cldy SW winds

Raptor Observations:


Non-raptor Observations:
270 Monarch butterflies today, 82 blue jays, 23 robins, some warlbers
including BT green, BT blue, YRumped, and Cape May, 16 chiney swift
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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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