Date: 10/30/17 3:45 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Second Mountain (30 Oct 2017) 17 Raptors
Second Mountain
Ft. Indiantown Gap, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Oct 30, 2017
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 1 192 207
Turkey Vulture 11 220 220
Osprey 0 3 54
Bald Eagle 0 44 104
Northern Harrier 0 18 36
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2 855 1038
Cooper's Hawk 0 152 182
Northern Goshawk 0 2 2
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 27 29
Broad-winged Hawk 0 3 4654
Red-tailed Hawk 2 134 175
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 0 11 13
American Kestrel 0 40 80
Merlin 1 13 17
Peregrine Falcon 0 18 24
Unknown Accipiter 0 3 4
Unknown Buteo 0 0 0
Unknown Falcon 0 1 1
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Raptor 0 5 11

Total: 17 1741 6851
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Observation start time: 10:00:00
Observation end time: 15:30:00
Total observation time: 5.5 hours

Official Counter: Dave Schwenk

Observers: Fred Zimmerman, Fritz Heilman, Steve Rannels, Tom Power

Visitors:
Class of about 30 children form the Milton Hershey School on an outing.


Weather:
Light-moderate 5-10 NW,with AM gusting to 15. Mixed clouds and sun cool
with temps 45-50

Raptor Observations:


Non-raptor Observations:
3 Ravens
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Report submitted by David Schwenk (<schwenkde...>)
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2ndmtn.shutterfly.com


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