Date: 10/9/18 4:51 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Second Mountain (09 Oct 2018) 32 Raptors
Second Mountain
Ft. Indiantown Gap, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Oct 09, 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 0 0
Osprey 0 7 81
Bald Eagle 0 18 91
Northern Harrier 0 6 20
Sharp-shinned Hawk 24 273 500
Cooper's Hawk 2 51 86
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 2 12
Broad-winged Hawk 0 21 2033
Red-tailed Hawk 3 23 84
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 0 0 0
American Kestrel 0 18 80
Merlin 2 9 23
Peregrine Falcon 0 4 13
Unknown Accipiter 0 2 4
Unknown Buteo 1 1 3
Unknown Falcon 0 0 0
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Raptor 0 3 8

Total: 32 438 3038
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Observation start time: 10:00:00
Observation end time: 15:00:00
Total observation time: 5 hours

Official Counter: Ed Chubb

Observers: Dave Schwenk

Visitors:
Visitors-7


Weather:
Low cloud cover till 11 A.M. prevented morning count activity. Light south
wind with temp's in the 70's. 100% cloud cover for the rest of the day with
gradually improving visibility.

Raptor Observations:


Non-raptor Observations:
Monarchs-46; Buck Moth-1

Predictions:
Not much different from Tuesday's conditions.
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Report submitted by David Schwenk (<schwenkde...>)
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2ndmtn.shutterfly.com


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