Date: 1/31/18 8:42 am
From: Bob Fowles <rbf...>
Subject: WRS 2018 Newton Hamilton Route, Mifflin County
Winter Raptor Survey, Newton Hamilton Route, Mifflin County
Monday 1/29/2018

Observers: Bob Fowles (driver), Bob Hosler

Start time: 10:00 Stop time: 15:30
Total time on route: 5:30 Hours:Minutes
Miles on route: 57

33 Total raptors and Vultures

4 Black Vultures
19 Red-tails (15 AD, 2 IMM, 2 ND)
4 Kestrels (3 M, 1 F)
1 Red Shouldered (1 IMM)
5 Unidentified raptors

Other species: Mockingbird, Song Sparrow, Titmouse, Pileated Woodpecker, Robin, starling, Rock Pigeon, American Crow, Raven, Cardinal, House Sparrow, Mourning Dove, Goldfinch, Chickadee, Downy Woodpecker, Bluebird, Blue Jay, Canada Goose, Hairy Woodpecker, Horned Lark, White Throated Sparrow, Common Merganser.

Avg Temperature: 40
Avg Sky: Mostly Cloudy
Avg Wind: Light
Avg Snow: none

Route Description: Areas along US 522/22 west of US 322 and north of the Juniata River up to McVeytown; areas along both sides of the Juniata west of McVeytown to Newton Hamilton; Ferguson Valley Rd west of Jack's Mt Rd.
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