Date: 4/5/18 3:07 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Tussey Mountain (05 Apr 2018) Raptors
Tussey Mountain
State College, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Apr 05, 2018
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 0 0 10
Turkey Vulture 0 0 201
Osprey 0 2 16
Bald Eagle 0 1 69
Northern Harrier 0 0 18
Sharp-shinned Hawk 0 4 39
Cooper's Hawk 0 0 6
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 0 31
Broad-winged Hawk 0 0 0
Red-tailed Hawk 0 3 120
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 0 2 142
American Kestrel 0 2 20
Merlin 0 0 1
Peregrine Falcon 0 0 1
Unknown Accipiter 0 0 9
Unknown Buteo 0 1 7
Unknown Falcon 0 0 2
Unknown Eagle 0 0 2
Unknown Raptor 0 0 7

Total: 0 15 701
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Observation start time: 08:00:00
Observation end time: 16:00:00
Total observation time: 8 hours

Official Counter: Henry Hvizdos

Observers: Nick Bolgiano

Weather:
Winds WNW at 13-24 mph. Temps 27F-36F. Partly cloudy becoming overcast in
the morning. A few snow flurries during the afternoon. Partly cloudy at the
end of the count.

Raptor Observations:
At 1459 a Juv GE was seen heading back SW. This bird is likely the Juv GE
that was seen at 1448 yesterday.

1 BE seen not counted

Non-raptor Observations:
American Robin-6, American Black Duck-1, Common Loon-5

Predictions:
Snow in the morning. High 54F, winds SW at 15-25 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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