Date: 11/3/18 4:13 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Second Mountain (03 Nov 2018) 51 Raptors
Second Mountain
Ft. Indiantown Gap, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Nov 03, 2018
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 4 4 90
Turkey Vulture 12 12 257
Osprey 0 0 98
Bald Eagle 4 7 172
Northern Harrier 1 5 56
Sharp-shinned Hawk 7 30 1948
Cooper's Hawk 3 6 227
Northern Goshawk 0 2 14
Red-shouldered Hawk 5 5 58
Broad-winged Hawk 0 0 2043
Red-tailed Hawk 11 32 324
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 2 9 64
American Kestrel 1 2 134
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 1 1 14

Total: 51 115 5581
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Observation start time: 09:30:00
Observation end time: 16:00:00
Total observation time: 6.5 hours

Official Counter: Tom Kurtz

Observers: Andy Francis, Gayle Lawrence, Nancy Clupper, Tom Garner

Visitors:
9 casual visitors


Weather:
Clear with mostly sunny skies with a temperature range from 11 to 18
degrees, strong to moderate winds from the WNW to N and NW

Raptor Observations:
Bald eagle (immature) 10:17 am
Golden eagle (immature) 11:16 am
Bald eagle (immature) 11:50 am
Bald eagle (adult) 12:50 pm
Bald eagle (adult) 1:30 pm

Golden eagle (immature) 2:45


Non-raptor Observations:
Porcupine in tree near the watch site
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Report submitted by David Schwenk (<schwenkde...>)
Second Mountain information may be found at:
2ndmtn.shutterfly.com


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