Date: 3/23/18 4:28 pm
From: Jerry McWilliams <0000001b5c226889-dmarc-request...>
Subject: Erie County, Presque Isle Hawk Watch for March 23, 2018
Presque Isle
Erie, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Mar 23, 2018
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 0 0 0
Turkey Vulture 35 773 779
Osprey 0 0 0
Bald Eagle 0 9 9
Northern Harrier 0 0 0
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1 2 2
Cooper's Hawk 0 5 6
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 3 14 14
Broad-winged Hawk 0 0 0
Red-tailed Hawk 0 41 42
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 0 0 0
American Kestrel 0 2 2
Merlin 0 2 2
Peregrine Falcon 0 0 0
Unknown Accipiter 0 0 0
Unknown Buteo 0 1 1
Unknown Falcon 0 0 0
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Raptor 0 1 1

Total: 39 850 858
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Observation start time: 09:30:00
Observation end time: 12:00:00
Total observation time: 2.5 hours

Official Counter: Jerry McWilliams

Observers: Jerry McWilliams

Visitors:
Mary Birdsong, Mark Lethaby, and Bonnie Ginader


Weather:
Mostly low level clouds with periods of sun and continued light, but brisk
NW wind.

Raptor Observations:
Again, few raptors and very light TV movement. Everything was moving low
along the lake

Non-raptor Observations:
Great Blue Heron--1, Killdeer--3, Cedar Waxwing--12, American Robin--15

Predictions:
More sun, but continued cold with NE wind. Can't expect any improvement
until next week.


Jerry McWilliams
Erie, Erie County, Pa.
<jerrymcw...>
 
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