Date: 11/8/18 3:29 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Second Mountain (08 Nov 2018) 19 Raptors
Second Mountain
Ft. Indiantown Gap, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Nov 08, 2018
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 1 13 99
Turkey Vulture 14 37 282
Osprey 0 0 98
Bald Eagle 0 18 183
Northern Harrier 1 7 58
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2 50 1968
Cooper's Hawk 0 11 232
Northern Goshawk 0 4 16
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 21 74
Broad-winged Hawk 0 0 2043
Red-tailed Hawk 1 77 369
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 0 19 74
American Kestrel 0 2 134
Merlin 0 0 40
Peregrine Falcon 0 1 34
Unknown Accipiter 0 0 4
Unknown Buteo 0 0 5
Unknown Falcon 0 0 0
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Raptor 0 2 15

Total: 19 262 5728
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Observation start time: 08:00:00
Observation end time: 15:30:00
Total observation time: 7.5 hours

Official Counter: Fred Wilcox

Observers: Gary La Belle, Gayle McKinne, Rosemary Spreha, Tom McKinne

Visitors:
Military Stryker vehicles, with soldiers, made 6 visits to the site
4 hunters


Weather:
A bright blue sky and a very mild northerly breeze. Temperature range of 37
to 49 degrees. Visibility good

Raptor Observations:
2 immature BE came in from the West, circled the site and headed North..
These were not counted. 1 adult BE circling East of the site not counted.

Non-raptor Observations:


Predictions:
Rain
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Report submitted by David Schwenk (<schwenkde...>)
Second Mountain information may be found at:
2ndmtn.shutterfly.com


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