Date: 9/2/19 2:45 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: [de-birds] Ashland Nature Center (02 Sep 2019) 10 Raptors
Ashland Nature Center
Hockessin, Delaware, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Sep 02, 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
Osprey 5 17 17
Bald Eagle 1 8 8
Northern Harrier 0 0 0
Sharp-shinned Hawk 0 0 0
Cooper's Hawk 1 3 3
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 3 4 4
Broad-winged Hawk 0 2 2
Red-tailed Hawk 0 0 0
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 0 0 0
American Kestrel 0 1 1
Merlin 0 1 1
Peregrine Falcon 0 0 0
Unknown Accipiter 0 0 0
Unknown Buteo 0 0 0
Unknown Falcon 0 0 0
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Raptor 0 0 0

Total: 10 36 36
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Observation start time: 08:00:00
Observation end time: 15:30:00
Total observation time: 7.5 hours

Official Counter: David Brown

Observers: Jessica Shahan, Kris Benarcik, Nina DiPinto

Visitors:
16


Weather:
Rainy and muggy in the early hours. Clearing later with some sun. Light
southwesterly winds. Rain at 3:30pm EST ended the count.

Raptor Observations:
Only 10 migrants. Half were late-day ospreys

Non-raptor Observations:
7 ruby-throated hummingbirds, herring gull, blue-gray gnatcatcher, 2
bobolinks, 1 monarch

Predictions:
Tuesday: Mostly sunny. High 29C. Winds light and variable. Light to
moderate migration.

Wednesday: Partly cloudy then scattered thunderstorms. High 31C. Winds SW
at 15-25km/h. Light migration.

Thursday: Cloudy. High 23C. Winds NE at 10-15km/h. Light to moderate
migration.
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Report submitted by David Brown (<davidebrownpa...>)
Ashland Nature Center information may be found at:
www.delnature.org


More site information at hawkcount.org: http://hawkcount.org/siteinfo.php?rsite=663
Count data submitted via Dunkadoo - Project info at:
https://dunkadoo.org/explore/delmarva-ornithological-society/ashland-hawk-count-2019



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