Date: 10/22/18 4:05 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Allegheny Front (22 Oct 2018) 75 Raptors
Allegheny Front
Central City, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Oct 22, 2018
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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BV 0 8 24
TV 18 331 343
OS 0 8 77
BE 0 30 212
NH 1 9 23
SS 9 856 1088
CH 1 89 121
NG 0 0 0
RS 0 6 11
BW 0 20 8055
RT 33 383 653
RL 0 0 0
GE 8 21 22
AK 0 34 71
ML 1 8 26
PG 0 8 25
UA 0 3 6
UB 0 6 19
UF 0 0 1
UE 0 1 2
UR 4 32 66

Total: 75 1853 10845
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Observation start time: 09:00:00
Observation end time: 17:00:00
Total observation time: 8 hours

Official Counter: Tom & Janet Kuehl

Observers: Dave Poder, Ed Gowarty,Sr, Jack Gilbert, Jim Rocco,
Nancy Ott, Neil Woffinden

Visitors:
11 visitors including observers. Bob Wertz helping to spot raptors, and
Photographer Clyde Williams patiently waiting for Golden Eagles....


Weather:
Fair today with 5 to 13 mph winds out of the West to Southwest winds. Very
good visibility with largely clear to partially cloudy skies. A cold start
of -2C, climbing to 10.4C.

Raptor Observations:
75 total migrating raptors. An adult Bald Eagle was seen to the north,
however it did not pass the hawk watch. Flight was often low to very low
with birds spotted well below eye level.

8 GE: Ad 11:37,1:48,4:36 (traveling with a Juv) Sub 12:15, 12:26, 2:59,
4:30 (perched briefly in a tree before continuing south Juv: 4:36
(traveling with an adult, one of which vocalized)

Non-raptor Observations:
Crow, Blue Jay, Raven, Downy WP, N Flicker, RB and WB Nuthatch, Tree
Swallow, Cedar WW, Goldfinch

4 Monarch, Clouded Sulphur and Anglewings


One small, very cold snake - likely a Milk Snake


Predictions:
Partly Sunny, breezy West winds with highs into the 50's.
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Report submitted by Tom Kuehl (<tjkuehl...>)


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