Date: 4/11/18 2:37 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Tussey Mountain (11 Apr 2018) 11 Raptors
Tussey Mountain
State College, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Apr 11, 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 1 8 22
Bald Eagle 0 8 76
Northern Harrier 0 1 19
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2 11 46
Cooper's Hawk 0 0 6
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 1 32
Broad-winged Hawk 0 11 11
Red-tailed Hawk 7 20 137
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 0 2 142
American Kestrel 1 5 23
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 1 3
Unknown Raptor 0 0 7

Total: 11 69 755
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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:
Wind 4-12 mph. Started SSW, switched to SW, to WSW then back to SSW. Temps
starting at 34F and reaching 48F. Mostly cloudy skies.

Raptor Observations:


Non-raptor Observations:
American Robin-4, European Starling-1, Common Loon-20, Great Blue Heron-4,
Common Grackle-2, Tree Swallow-1

Again a raven flew through the cut carrying a squirrel, couldn't tell what
kind today.

Predictions:
Morning rain, high 68F, winds SSW at 10-20 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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