Date: 4/23/19 3:47 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Tussey Mountain Hawk Watch (23 Apr 2019) 123 Raptors
Tussey Mountain Hawk Watch
State College, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Apr 23, 2019
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 0 8 16
Turkey Vulture 0 13 104
Osprey 5 97 102
Bald Eagle 1 32 69
Northern Harrier 0 15 21
Sharp-shinned Hawk 5 148 171
Cooper's Hawk 0 10 27
Northern Goshawk 0 0 1
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 7 41
Broad-winged Hawk 103 1714 1714
Red-tailed Hawk 7 212 407
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 3
Golden Eagle 2 16 147
American Kestrel 0 32 59
Merlin 0 4 6
Peregrine Falcon 0 1 4
Unknown Accipiter 0 3 4
Unknown Buteo 0 3 6
Unknown Falcon 0 0 1
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Raptor 0 5 9

Total: 123 2320 2912
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Observation start time: 09:00:00
Observation end time: 15:30:00
Total observation time: 6.5 hours

Official Counter: Gary Palmer

Observers: Nick Bolgiano

Visitors:
None.


Weather:
Clear sky with S wind around 15 kph to start the day, becoming overcast by
midday before wind switched to SE. Light rain began around 1430, count
ended at 1530 due to increasing rain.

Raptor Observations:
GE two immature at 1406.

12 TV, 1 CH, 1 BE, 2 BW, 1 RT.

Non-raptor Observations:
8 COLO, 1 DCCO, 1 GBHE, 3 MODO, 2 CHSW, 1 NOFL, 1 BHVI, 3 CORA, 2 TRES, 2
BARS, 2 BCCH, 1 WBNU, 2 RCKI, 1 EABL, 1 OVEN, 1 BAWW, 3 BTNW, 1 FISP, 1
EATO, 3 BHCO, 1 HOFI, 7 AMGO.

Predictions:
Sunny and warm, with W wind up to 20 kph.
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Report submitted by Gary Palmer (<palmerjg...>)
Tussey Mountain Hawk Watch information may be found at:
tusseymountainspringhawkwatch.org/


More site information at hawkcount.org: http://hawkcount.org/siteinfo.php?rsite=438
Count data submitted via Dunkadoo - Project info at:
https://dunkadoo.org/explore/shavers-creek-environmental-centerstate-college-bird-club/spring-hawkwatch-2019
 
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