Date: 11/2/17 3:32 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Second Mountain (02 Nov 2017) 35 Raptors
Second Mountain
Ft. Indiantown Gap, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Nov 02, 2017
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 7 7 220
Turkey Vulture 10 10 251
Osprey 0 0 54
Bald Eagle 1 1 109
Northern Harrier 1 1 38
Sharp-shinned Hawk 9 9 1066
Cooper's Hawk 1 1 184
Northern Goshawk 0 0 2
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 0 33
Broad-winged Hawk 0 0 4654
Red-tailed Hawk 3 3 180
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 1
Golden Eagle 2 2 17
American Kestrel 0 0 80
Merlin 0 0 17
Peregrine Falcon 0 0 24
Unknown Accipiter 0 0 4
Unknown Buteo 0 0 0
Unknown Falcon 0 0 1
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Raptor 1 1 12

Total: 35 35 6947
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Observation start time: 08:30:00
Observation end time: 15:30:00
Total observation time: 7 hours

Official Counter: Fred Wilcox

Observers: Gayle Lawrence, Jay George, Tom Kurtz&Nancy Clupper,
Tom Power

Visitors:
Vista viewers 10
Hunters 1
Birders 6


Weather:
Heavy morning fog and a light rain. Clearing at 10:00 EST. For the
remainder of the day, a mix of clouds and sun with a very gentle SSW
breeze. Temperature in mid 60ís throughout the day. Visibility only fair.

Raptor Observations:
GE (immature) 10:09
GE (mature) 10:14
BE (sub adult) 12:53

An adult BE spotted to the East but not counted

Non-raptor Observations:


Predictions:
Partly cloudy, a bit warmer. Light West wind
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Report submitted by David Schwenk (<schwenkde...>)
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2ndmtn.shutterfly.com


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