Date: 10/8/18 2:24 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: [de-birds] Cape Henlopen Hawk Watch (08 Oct 2018) 64 Raptors
Cape Henlopen Hawk Watch
Lewes, Delaware, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Oct 08, 2018
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 23 62 118
Turkey Vulture 1 56 198
Osprey 26 329 1938
Bald Eagle 7 91 251
Northern Harrier 0 5 24
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1 10 240
Cooper's Hawk 0 7 48
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 2 2
Broad-winged Hawk 0 0 0
Red-tailed Hawk 0 4 7
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 0 0 0
American Kestrel 1 18 255
Merlin 2 19 169
Peregrine Falcon 3 51 226
Unknown Accipiter 0 1 5
Unknown Buteo 0 1 1
Unknown Falcon 0 0 5
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Raptor 0 1 6

Total: 64 657 3493
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Observation start time: 07:30:00
Observation end time: 14:00:00
Total observation time: 6.5 hours

Official Counter: Susan Gruver

Observers: Alissa Kegelman, Art Zdancewic, Bruce Peterjohn

Visitors:
thank you to Bruce, Art and Alissa. 21 visitors


Weather:
temp. 26-29c, wind E/ENE/E 3-7, clcv 100/50/30/100%, visb. 5-10k., fog in
the morning then hazy. warm and humid

Raptor Observations:
not a lot of migration today. Few Osprey, B. Eagles and Peregrines

Non-raptor Observations:
Cape May, Palm, Pine Warblers, 38-Great Blue Heron, Yellow-Billed Cuckoo,
Gadwall, Ruby-Crowned Kinglet

Predictions:
fog in the morning, drizzle, mostly cloudy, 80, SE winds 5-10
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Report submitted by Sue Gruver (<srgruver...>)


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