Date: 11/10/17 4:26 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Second Mountain (10 Nov 2017) 49 Raptors
Second Mountain
Ft. Indiantown Gap, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Nov 10, 2017
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 2 35 248
Turkey Vulture 8 53 294
Osprey 0 1 55
Bald Eagle 4 14 122
Northern Harrier 0 1 38
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1 51 1108
Cooper's Hawk 1 6 189
Northern Goshawk 0 0 2
Red-shouldered Hawk 12 18 51
Broad-winged Hawk 0 0 4654
Red-tailed Hawk 16 38 215
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 1
Golden Eagle 5 10 25
American Kestrel 0 4 84
Merlin 0 5 22
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 0 1 12

Total: 49 237 7149
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Observation start time: 09:00:00
Observation end time: 16:00:00
Total observation time: 7 hours

Official Counter: Sue Cooper

Observers: Steve Rannels

Visitors:
6 vehicles and 12 people


Weather:
winds 1-14mph out of the NW and w all day with temps of 29.3F to 36.5F and
cloud coverage until 1:00pm to no coverage.
snow squall from 10:15am to 10:40am.

Raptor Observations:
1 AGE@9:41AM, 2 @10:25AM, 1 AGE@10:33, 1 AGE@10:36AM
2 ABE@11:57, 1 ABE@1:56PM & 2:43PM

Non-raptor Observations:
blue birds, blue jays, crows and ravens

Predictions:
sunshine and clouds high maybe 40F and variable light winds
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Report submitted by David Schwenk (<schwenkde...>)
Second Mountain information may be found at:
2ndmtn.shutterfly.com


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