Date: 4/27/18 1:56 pm
From: Barbara Volkle <barb620...>
Subject: [MASSBIRD] Plum Island MA (27 Apr 2018) 1 Raptors

Date: Fri, 27 Apr 2018 12:11:50 -0800
From: <reports...>
Subject: Plum Island MA (27 Apr 2018) 1 Raptors


Plum Island MA
Newburyport, Massachusetts, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Apr 27, 2018
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 0 0 0
Turkey Vulture 0 86 118
Osprey 1 43 44
Bald Eagle 0 7 7
Northern Harrier 0 161 166
Sharp-shinned Hawk 0 28 29
Cooper's Hawk 0 9 10
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 1 1
Broad-winged Hawk 0 0 0
Red-tailed Hawk 0 3 8
Rough-legged Hawk 0 1 1
Golden Eagle 0 0 0
American Kestrel 0 360 379
Merlin 0 75 81
Peregrine Falcon 0 12 12
Unknown Accipiter 0 2 2
Unknown Buteo 0 0 0
Unknown Falcon 0 5 5
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Raptor 0 8 8

Total: 1 801 871
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Observation start time: 07:00:00
Observation end time: 08:00:00
Total observation time: 1 hours

Official Counter: Mark Schoene

Observers:

Visitors:
None


Weather:
SW wind, 2-6mph, cc20% 10c, Visibilty 10k. Wind changing to SE, pushing
migrants inland

Raptor Observations:
Many local TV, Resident OS, local RTs.

Non-raptor Observations:
None

Predictions:
Tomorrow morning okay until wind changes off ocean knocking migrants
inland.
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Report submitted by Ted Mara (<tedmara...>)
Plum Island MA information may be found at:
http://www.massbird.org/emhw


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