Date: 10/4/18 12:09 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Hawk Mountain Sanctuary (04 Oct 2018) 35 Raptors
Hawk Mountain Sanctuary
Kempton, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Oct 04, 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 17 58
Unknown Vulture 0 0 0
Mississippi Kite 0 0 0
Osprey 3 11 288
Bald Eagle 0 3 182
Northern Harrier 0 7 49
Sharp-shinned Hawk 25 207 867
Cooper's Hawk 4 24 102
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Unknown Accipiter 0 1 10
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 2 14
Broad-winged Hawk 0 14 7936
Swainson's Hawk 0 0 0
Red-tailed Hawk 1 6 85
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Unknown Buteo 0 0 8
Golden Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
American Kestrel 0 27 191
Merlin 0 3 76
Peregrine Falcon 2 5 26
Unknown Falcon 0 0 9
Unknown Raptor 0 0 12

Total: 35 327 9913
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Observation start time: 06:00:00
Observation end time: 14:00:00
Total observation time: 7.5 hours

Compiler: Laurie Goodrich

Counters: Muzi, Rudy Keller

Weather:
Ground fog and overcast then completely fogged in, then lifting to have 8
km visibility but dense haze, then rain. tough day to migrate!

Raptor Observations:


Non-raptor Observations:
flock of black-capped chickadees, a few blackpoll warblers and others,
eastern phoebe, robins, jays
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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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