Date: 10/9/17 2:55 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Hawk Mountain Sanctuary (09 Oct 2017) 3 Raptors
Hawk Mountain Sanctuary
Kempton, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Oct 09, 2017
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 0 13 14
Turkey Vulture 0 30 45
Unknown Vulture 0 0 0
Mississippi Kite 0 0 0
Osprey 0 16 259
Bald Eagle 0 18 170
Northern Harrier 0 3 27
Sharp-shinned Hawk 0 293 862
Cooper's Hawk 0 25 82
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Unknown Accipiter 0 3 12
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 4 13
Broad-winged Hawk 0 14 10721
Swainson's Hawk 0 0 0
Red-tailed Hawk 0 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 0 22 183
Merlin 0 7 50
Peregrine Falcon 3 31 47
Unknown Falcon 0 5 11
Unknown Raptor 0 3 17

Total: 3 497 12611
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Observation start time: 13:00:00
Observation end time: 17:00:00
Total observation time: 0 hours

Compiler: Adam Carter

Counters: Adam Carter, Brian Ferrence

Weather:
The remnants of Hurricane Nate passed through today with showers until
about 3pm. The latter half of the afternoon saw variable winds and mostly
cloudy skies.

Raptor Observations:
Amazing views of Peregrines.

Non-raptor Observations:
two Monarchs, one dragonfly

Eastern Phoebe 1, Blue Jay 2, Tree Swallow 18

Predictions:
Tuesday
Areas of fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. Light north wind.

Wednesday
Showers likely, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. East
wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts
of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
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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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