Date: 9/4/19 1:58 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Second Mountain (04 Sep 2019) 2 Raptors
Second Mountain
Ft. Indiantown Gap, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Sep 04, 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 0 0 6
Bald Eagle 0 1 11
Northern Harrier 0 0 1
Sharp-shinned Hawk 0 0 1
Cooper's Hawk 0 0 1
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 0 1
Broad-winged Hawk 0 2 36
Red-tailed Hawk 2 4 17
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 0 0 0
American Kestrel 0 0 1
Merlin 0 0 0
Peregrine Falcon 0 0 1
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: 2 7 76
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Observation start time: 08:00:00
Observation end time: 14:30:00
Total observation time: 6.5 hours

Official Counter: Ed Chubb

Observers: Rosemary Spreha, Steve Walthius

Visitors:
3-Visitors, 2-Pickup Trucks.


Weather:
Low ceiling to begin the day with slight diminishing of cloud cover. Winds
out of the WSW. Temps in the 70's to near 90 degrees F.

Raptor Observations:


Non-raptor Observations:
One flyover Red Headed Woodpecker. Usual early season small birds-Swifts,
Swallows, Pewees, Black throated Green, Goldfinches, Waxwings. Heard local
Woodpeckers.

Predictions:
With passing of front better conditions are predicted.
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Report submitted by David Schwenk (<schwenkde...>)
Second Mountain information may be found at:
2ndmtn.shutterfly.com


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