Date: 8/24/19 3:15 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Hawk Mountain Sanctuary (24 Aug 2019) 72 Raptors
Hawk Mountain Sanctuary
Kempton, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Aug 24, 2019
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 0 0 0
Turkey Vulture 0 0 0
Unknown Vulture 0 0 0
Mississippi Kite 0 0 0
Osprey 2 19 19
Bald Eagle 1 5 5
Northern Harrier 2 2 2
Sharp-shinned Hawk 3 7 7
Cooper's Hawk 2 3 3
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Unknown Accipiter 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 2 2
Broad-winged Hawk 50 97 97
Swainson's Hawk 0 0 0
Red-tailed Hawk 9 24 24
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Unknown Buteo 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
American Kestrel 3 10 10
Merlin 0 2 2
Peregrine Falcon 0 1 1
Unknown Falcon 0 0 0
Unknown Raptor 0 0 0

Total: 72 172 172
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Observation start time: 06:00:00
Observation end time: 16:45:00
Total observation time: 11 hours

Compiler: Bracken Brown, David Hughes

Counters: Matt Wlasniewski, Phil Campbell, Rudy Keller

Weather:
Clear to partly cloudy with North winds 4-10 mph

Raptor Observations:
Many distant/high birds passing the lookout.

Non-raptor Observations:
Double-crested cormorant and a Common Nighthawk seen from the lookout
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Report submitted by Laurie Goodrich (<goodrich...>)
Hawk Mountain Sanctuary information may be found at:
http://www.hawkmountain.org/


More site information at hawkcount.org: http://hawkcount.org/siteinfo.php?rsite=109
Count data submitted via Dunkadoo - Project info at:
https://dunkadoo.org/explore/hawk-mountain-sanctuary/fall-2019-hawk-count
 
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