Date: 11/2/18 4:31 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Second Mountain (02 Nov 2018) 9 Raptors
Second Mountain
Ft. Indiantown Gap, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Nov 02, 2018
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 0 0 86
Turkey Vulture 0 0 245
Osprey 0 0 98
Bald Eagle 0 3 168
Northern Harrier 1 4 55
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2 23 1941
Cooper's Hawk 2 3 224
Northern Goshawk 1 2 14
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 0 53
Broad-winged Hawk 0 0 2043
Red-tailed Hawk 0 21 313
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 2 7 62
American Kestrel 1 1 133
Merlin 0 0 40
Peregrine Falcon 0 0 33
Unknown Accipiter 0 0 4
Unknown Buteo 0 0 5
Unknown Falcon 0 0 0
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Raptor 0 0 13

Total: 9 64 5530
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Observation start time: 09:00:00
Observation end time: 16:00:00
Total observation time: 7 hours

Official Counter: Sue Cooper

Observers:

Visitors:
3 vehicles and 6 people


Weather:
Mostly calm, at times 1-3mph, 100% CLCV and drizzle/rain with thick haze .
The watch did not start until after AM rain.


Raptor Observations:
AGE@ 2:28pm, 3:15pm

Non-raptor Observations:
Chickadees, tufted titmouse, towhees, downy and pileated woodpeckers,
murder of crows, carolina wrens, juncos, ruby crowned kinglets, white
breasted nuthatches, brown headed cow birds, goldfinches and wax wings.

Predictions:
Clear, partly cloudy and warm temps
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Report submitted by David Schwenk (<schwenkde...>)
Second Mountain information may be found at:
2ndmtn.shutterfly.com


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