Date: 4/30/18 8:09 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Allegheny Front (30 Apr 2018) 3 Raptors
Allegheny Front
Central City, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Apr 30, 2018
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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BV 0 3 5
TV 0 28 112
OS 1 42 42
BE 0 2 5
NH 0 1 3
SS 1 37 45
CH 0 15 25
NG 0 0 1
RS 0 6 16
BW 1 477 477
RT 0 61 123
RL 0 0 0
GE 0 3 35
AK 0 2 8
ML 0 2 2
PG 0 1 1
UA 0 1 2
UB 0 3 3
UF 0 0 1
UE 0 1 2
UR 0 13 18

Total: 3 698 926
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Observation start time: 10:00:00
Observation end time: 14:00:00
Total observation time: 4 hours

Official Counter: Deb Bodenschatz

Observers:

Visitors:
Karim Bodenschatz


Weather:
Clear skies with moderate (8-20 mph) NNW wind early. The wind became very
erratic after 1:00 shifting from N to SSW and all points in between. There
were also many gusts with wind speed in the high 20s and 30s. A high
temperature of 12.5 was reached

Raptor Observations:
We had 7 Turkey Vultures regularly patrolling the valley. The 3 migrating
raptors (Osprey, Broadwing, Sharp-shinned) were all visible at the same
time (12:37). There was 1 local Red-tailed Hawk and 2 local Broad-winged
Hawk hunting in the valley.

Non-raptor Observations:
Turkey Vulture 7, Tree Swallow 4,Towhee 2, Chickadee 1, Crow 2, Phoebe 1,
Flicker1, Nuthatch 1, Robin 1

Predictions:
Sunny, with 17-20 mph W wind and a high of 20* C.
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Report submitted by Deb Bodenschatz (<debbiebodenschatz...>)


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