Date: 10/22/18 5:47 am
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Hawk Mountain Sanctuary (21 Oct 2018) 515 Raptors
Hawk Mountain Sanctuary
Kempton, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Oct 21, 2018
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 1 16 16
Turkey Vulture 18 402 443
Unknown Vulture 0 0 0
Mississippi Kite 0 0 0
Osprey 1 57 334
Bald Eagle 18 163 342
Northern Harrier 3 44 86
Sharp-shinned Hawk 253 3273 3933
Cooper's Hawk 31 380 458
Northern Goshawk 1 3 3
Unknown Accipiter 0 26 35
Red-shouldered Hawk 9 46 58
Broad-winged Hawk 0 44 7966
Swainson's Hawk 0 0 0
Red-tailed Hawk 112 411 490
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Unknown Buteo 0 2 10
Golden Eagle 25 42 42
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
American Kestrel 25 238 402
Merlin 14 146 219
Peregrine Falcon 1 34 55
Unknown Falcon 1 9 18
Unknown Raptor 2 18 30

Total: 515 5354 14940
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Observation start time: 06:00:00
Observation end time: 18:00:00
Total observation time: 11 hours

Compiler: Jason Deeter, Scott Morrison

Counters: David Barber, Jason Deeter, Scott Morrison

Weather:
Overcast in AM with gradual clearing throughout day, predominantly NW winds
4-18 mph with higher gusts.

Raptor Observations:
Great diversity of migrants with 14 species counted including a big golden
eagle flight.

Non-raptor Observations:

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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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