Date: 10/31/17 3:55 pm
From: <reports...>
Subject: [MASSBIRD] Pinnacle Rock (27 Oct 2017) 12 Raptors
Pinnacle Rock
Malden, Massachusetts, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Oct 27, 2017
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 0 0 0
Turkey Vulture 0 0 0
Osprey 2 7 9
Bald Eagle 1 4 4
Northern Harrier 2 7 7
Sharp-shinned Hawk 4 67 74
Cooper's Hawk 2 23 26
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 1 1
Broad-winged Hawk 0 0 0
Red-tailed Hawk 0 0 0
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 0 0 0
American Kestrel 0 5 6
Merlin 0 1 1
Peregrine Falcon 0 4 4
Unknown Accipiter 1 5 8
Unknown Buteo 0 0 0
Unknown Falcon 0 0 0
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Raptor 0 2 2

Total: 12 126 142
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Observation start time: 08:30:00
Observation end time: 15:00:00
Total observation time: 6.5 hours

Official Counter: Craig Jackson

Observers:

Visitors:
Paul Westhaver


Weather:
Relatively strong (3-4) WNW winds throughout; temperature 8-15C; cloud
cover -- 0-15% (cirrus)

Raptor Observations:
small movement of migrating raptors -- Adult BE and SS Hawk that repeatedly
harassed (at least ten times) a migrating CH most interesting sightings
Non-migrating raptors -- Peregrine flying ENE; at least 4 Redtails

Non-raptor Observations:

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Report submitted by Craig Jackson (<crleja...>)


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