Date: 10/7/17 7:54 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Second Mountain (07 Oct 2017) 103 Raptors
Second Mountain
Ft. Indiantown Gap, 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 0 15
Turkey Vulture 0 0 0
Osprey 1 3 54
Bald Eagle 4 8 68
Northern Harrier 0 1 19
Sharp-shinned Hawk 85 266 449
Cooper's Hawk 2 27 57
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 1 3
Broad-winged Hawk 0 3 4654
Red-tailed Hawk 2 5 46
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 0 0 2
American Kestrel 6 14 54
Merlin 1 3 7
Peregrine Falcon 2 5 11
Unknown Accipiter 0 0 1
Unknown Buteo 0 0 0
Unknown Falcon 0 1 1
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Raptor 0 2 8

Total: 103 339 5449
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Observation start time: 10:00:00
Observation end time: 16:00:00
Total observation time: 6 hours

Official Counter: Dave Schwenk

Observers: Gayle McKinne, Tom McKinne, Tom Power

Visitors:
1 Don Alsedek


Weather:
Mixed clouds and sun, light south wind. temps in the low 80's

Raptor Observations:
3 ad BE's (10:37, 2:30, 3:30), juv BE ( 1:52)


Non-raptor Observations:
150+ monarchs

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


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