Date: 10/30/17 2:54 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Allegheny Front (30 Oct 2017) 1 Raptors
Allegheny Front
Central City, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Oct 30, 2017
-------------------------------------------------------------------

Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
------------------ ----------- -------------- --------------
BV 0 8 23
TV 0 210 220
OS 0 5 71
BE 0 31 165
NH 0 7 21
SS 0 575 720
CH 0 37 68
NG 0 0 2
RS 0 6 22
BW 0 0 3576
RT 0 482 704
RL 0 0 0
GE 0 30 30
AK 0 10 26
ML 0 17 26
PG 1 16 27
UA 0 0 5
UB 0 0 9
UF 0 0 1
UE 0 1 1
UR 0 6 27
MK 0 0 1
SK 0 0 1

Total: 1 1441 5746
----------------------------------------------------------------------

Observation start time: 09:30:00
Observation end time: 13:30:00
Total observation time: 4 hours

Official Counter: Deb Bodenschatz

Observers:

Visitors:
3 young men who I had to ask to leave


Weather:
Extremely strong WNW/W wind (30+Mph sustained, with gusts as high as
48Mph). Partly cloudy skies and a high temperature of 5.4 C. There was 1
of snow that was mostly melted by 1:30

Raptor Observations:
Only one raptor which was an adult Peregrine Falcon that flew just below
the edge of the escarpment and only 20 ft out. Also had 8 turkey Vultures
that circled close to the hillside all day.

Non-raptor Observations:
All the birds today stayed below the edge of the escarpment and close to or
on the hillside.
Crow 5, Raven 2, Blue Jay 3, Pileated Woodpecker 1, and I heard some
turkey, but they never came in sight.

Predictions:
Partly cloudy with a high of 5*C expected and a W wind at 15-20 mph.
========================================================================
Report submitted by Deb Bodenschatz (<debbiebodenschatz...>)


More site information at hawkcount.org: http://hawkcount.org/siteinfo.php?rsite=111
 
Join us on Facebook!