Date: 10/31/18 2:52 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Hawk Mountain Sanctuary (31 Oct 2018) 180 Raptors
Hawk Mountain Sanctuary
Kempton, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Oct 31, 2018
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 0 17 17
Turkey Vulture 27 447 488
Unknown Vulture 0 0 0
Mississippi Kite 0 0 0
Osprey 0 59 336
Bald Eagle 9 208 387
Northern Harrier 6 65 107
Sharp-shinned Hawk 39 4268 4928
Cooper's Hawk 9 467 545
Northern Goshawk 0 5 5
Unknown Accipiter 1 33 42
Red-shouldered Hawk 4 105 117
Broad-winged Hawk 0 44 7966
Swainson's Hawk 0 0 0
Red-tailed Hawk 77 883 962
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Unknown Buteo 1 5 13
Golden Eagle 6 97 97
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
American Kestrel 0 262 426
Merlin 0 156 229
Peregrine Falcon 0 36 57
Unknown Falcon 1 12 21
Unknown Raptor 0 19 31

Total: 180 7188 16774
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Observation start time: 06:00:00
Observation end time: 16:00:00
Total observation time: 9.5 hours

Compiler: David Barber

Counters: Becca LaRitz

Weather:
Variable cloudiness with S and SE winds 4-7 mph

Raptor Observations:
Most birds were distant over the valley.

Non-raptor Observations:
hermit thrush, ruby- and golden-crowned kinglets, Am. pipit, white-throated
sparrow, purple finch, pine siskin, 1 monarch
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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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