Date: 5/12/19 3:42 pm
From: Jerry McWilliams <0000001b5c226889-dmarc-request...>
Subject: Erie County, Presque Isle Hawk Watch for May 12, 2019
Presque Isle
Erie, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: May 12, 2019
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Species            Day's Count    Month Total   Season Total
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Black Vulture                0              2              6
Turkey Vulture               7           1215          18302
Osprey                       0             48            101
Bald Eagle                   0             91            168
Northern Harrier             0             29            123
Sharp-shinned Hawk           0            274           1058
Cooper's Hawk                0              7             55
Northern Goshawk             0              0              5
Red-shouldered Hawk          0              1            166
Broad-winged Hawk            0           1190           4423
Red-tailed Hawk              0             50            380
Rough-legged Hawk            0              0              5
Golden Eagle                 0              0              2
American Kestrel             0             16            460
Merlin                       0              6             18
Peregrine Falcon             0              2              4
Unknown Accipiter            0              0              4
Unknown Buteo                0              2             14
Unknown Falcon               0              2              2
Unknown Eagle                0              0              1
Unknown Raptor               0              0              8
Short-eared Owl              0              0              1

Total:                       7           2935          25306
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Observation start time: 07:30:00
Observation end   time: 09:30:00
Total observation time: 2 hours

Official Counter:        Jerry McWilliams

Observers:        Bernie O\'Connor

Visitors:
Bernie O'Connor conducted the watch today.  Bonnie Ginader stopped by for a
short visit.


Weather:
Cloudy and cold with strong ENE wind.

Raptor Observations:
Only a handful of vultures.

Non-raptor Observations:
none

Predictions:
Continued cold with rain.  No hawk watch likely.
 Jerry McWilliamsErie, Erie County, <Pa.jerrymcw...>
 
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