Date: 3/26/18 3:53 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Tussey Mountain (26 Mar 2018) 53 Raptors
Tussey Mountain
State College, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Mar 26, 2018
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 0 2 10
Turkey Vulture 20 71 146
Osprey 0 0 0
Bald Eagle 3 43 59
Northern Harrier 0 4 7
Sharp-shinned Hawk 8 18 21
Cooper's Hawk 2 5 5
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 3 14 21
Broad-winged Hawk 0 0 0
Red-tailed Hawk 10 51 78
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 1 91 122
American Kestrel 3 11 11
Merlin 0 1 1
Peregrine Falcon 0 1 1
Unknown Accipiter 0 2 4
Unknown Buteo 0 3 6
Unknown Falcon 1 1 1
Unknown Eagle 1 2 2
Unknown Raptor 1 3 5

Total: 53 323 500
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Observation start time: 07:00:00
Observation end time: 17:00:00
Total observation time: 10 hours

Official Counter: Henry Hvizdos, Nick Bolgiano, Paul Fritz

Observers: Chuck Widmann, Joe Yoder, Nick Bolgiano, Paul Fritz

Visitors:
Ron Crandall, Bob Fredrick, Susan Smith, Jon Kauffman, Mark Krauss, Maggie
Harlan, Michael and Nancy Ellen Kiernan, Bob Astleford and John Leskosky
from Bake Oven Knob Hawkwatch


Weather:
Winds SE at 8-18 mph. Temps 34F-46F. Mostly cloudy until late morning and
by early afternoon it was sunny with no clouds.

Raptor Observations:
GE: 802 Ad

BE: 1120 Ad, 1445 Imm, 1606 Imm

3 BE seen not counted

Non-raptor Observations:
Common Grackle-3, Mourning Dove-2, Canada Goose-5

Predictions:
Cloudy in the morning, rain in the afternoon. High 36F, winds S at 10-15
mph.
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Report submitted by Henry Hvizdos (<henryhvizdos...>)
Tussey Mountain information may be found at:
http://www.tusseymountainspringhawkwatch.org/


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