Date: 3/27/18 2:45 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Tussey Mountain (27 Mar 2018) 2 Raptors
Tussey Mountain
State College, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Mar 27, 2018
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 0 2 10
Turkey Vulture 0 71 146
Osprey 0 0 0
Bald Eagle 0 43 59
Northern Harrier 0 4 7
Sharp-shinned Hawk 0 18 21
Cooper's Hawk 0 5 5
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 14 21
Broad-winged Hawk 0 0 0
Red-tailed Hawk 1 52 79
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 1 92 123
American Kestrel 0 11 11
Merlin 0 1 1
Peregrine Falcon 0 1 1
Unknown Accipiter 0 2 4
Unknown Buteo 0 3 6
Unknown Falcon 0 1 1
Unknown Eagle 0 2 2
Unknown Raptor 0 3 5

Total: 2 325 502
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Observation start time: 08:00:00
Observation end time: 10:15:00
Total observation time: 2.25 hours

Official Counter: Henry Hvizdos

Observers:

Visitors:
Susan Smith


Weather:
Winds S switching to SE at 19-24 mph with gusts almost reaching 30 mph.
Temperature 34F. Cloudy with light rain starting about 950. The increasing
rain and diminished visibility ended the count at 1015. The rain continued
throughout the day. The ridge later became enshrouded in fog.

Raptor Observations:
GE: 845 Unk

Non-raptor Observations:


Predictions:
Cloudy with occasional rain, high about 50F, light, variable winds.
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Report submitted by Henry Hvizdos (<henryhvizdos...>)
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http://www.tusseymountainspringhawkwatch.org/


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