Date: 9/23/18 2:48 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Hawk Mountain Sanctuary (23 Sep 2018) 537 Raptors
Hawk Mountain Sanctuary
Kempton, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Sep 23, 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 20 20
Unknown Vulture 0 0 0
Mississippi Kite 0 0 0
Osprey 1 210 247
Bald Eagle 3 93 148
Northern Harrier 0 23 33
Sharp-shinned Hawk 56 379 394
Cooper's Hawk 2 34 41
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Unknown Accipiter 0 6 6
Red-shouldered Hawk 1 8 8
Broad-winged Hawk 470 6605 6840
Swainson's Hawk 0 0 0
Red-tailed Hawk 2 23 59
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Unknown Buteo 0 1 5
Golden Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
American Kestrel 0 112 133
Merlin 0 60 66
Peregrine Falcon 0 10 10
Unknown Falcon 2 6 6
Unknown Raptor 0 5 7

Total: 537 7595 8023
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Observation start time: 07:00:00
Observation end time: 16:15:00
Total observation time: 9.25 hours

Compiler: Scott Morrison

Counters: Bill Mack, David Hughes, Jennifer Wall,
Jennifer Wall Leoni Malthaner,
Jennifer Wall Leoni Malthaner,
Jennifer Wall. Leoni Malthaner, Leony Malthaner

Weather:
Overcast skies throughout course of count period. Winds light variable as
well.

Raptor Observations:
Another good day of hawkwatching dominated by Broad-winged Hawks as they
make one of their final pushes of the season.

Non-raptor Observations:
Very few songbirds were seen. Highlight was 5 southbound Greater
Yellowlegs.
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Report submitted by Laurie Goodrich (<goodrich...>)
Hawk Mountain Sanctuary information may be found at:
http://www.hawkmountain.org/


More site information at hawkcount.org: http://hawkcount.org/siteinfo.php?rsite=109
Count data submitted via Dunkadoo - Project info at:
https://dunkadoo.org/explore/hawk-mountain-sanctuary/fall-2018-hawk-count
 
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