Date: 9/25/18 2:25 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: [de-birds] Cape Henlopen Hawk Watch (25 Sep 2018) 44 Raptors
Cape Henlopen Hawk Watch
Lewes, Delaware, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Sep 25, 2018
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 7 39 39
Turkey Vulture 4 101 101
Osprey 15 1155 1155
Bald Eagle 2 75 75
Northern Harrier 0 7 7
Sharp-shinned Hawk 0 48 48
Cooper's Hawk 0 14 14
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 0 0
Broad-winged Hawk 0 0 0
Red-tailed Hawk 0 2 2
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 0 0 0
American Kestrel 0 158 158
Merlin 5 87 87
Peregrine Falcon 11 84 84
Unknown Accipiter 0 0 0
Unknown Buteo 0 0 0
Unknown Falcon 0 0 0
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Raptor 0 3 3

Total: 44 1773 1773
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Observation start time: 07:30:00
Observation end time: 15:00:00
Total observation time: 7.5 hours

Official Counter: Jennifer Ottinger

Observers: Alissa Kegelman, Art Zdancewic, Susan Gruver

Visitors:
Thank you Sue, Art, Alissa, and Bill for helping with the count today!
Thanks to Chris Bennett for stopping by for a bit.
9 visitors



Weather:
Humid and hazy, partly cloudy, temp 24-27C, SE,SSE,S wind 10mph, vis
10-15km


Raptor Observations:
Few migrants seen with the southerly winds, a few Vultures, mostly Osprey,
two Bald Eagles, several Merlin and Peregrine Falcons.
One resident Bald Eagle.


Non-raptor Observations:
Brant, Brown Pelican, Common Loon, Black Scoter, Surf Scoter, Brown-headed
Nuthatch.


Predictions:
Partly sunny, chance for rain, high 82F, SW wind 10mph.

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Report submitted by Jen Ottinger (<Jottinger.co...>)


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