Date: 9/5/19 3:28 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Hawk Mountain Sanctuary (05 Sep 2019) 38 Raptors
Hawk Mountain Sanctuary
Kempton, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Sep 05, 2019
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 0 3 3
Turkey Vulture 0 0 0
Unknown Vulture 0 0 0
Mississippi Kite 0 0 0
Osprey 4 34 64
Bald Eagle 1 9 30
Northern Harrier 0 4 8
Sharp-shinned Hawk 4 10 30
Cooper's Hawk 0 1 5
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Unknown Accipiter 1 1 1
Red-shouldered Hawk 1 2 5
Broad-winged Hawk 18 46 218
Swainson's Hawk 0 0 0
Red-tailed Hawk 2 9 53
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Unknown Buteo 0 0 4
Golden Eagle 0 0 1
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
American Kestrel 4 5 30
Merlin 2 3 10
Peregrine Falcon 0 1 2
Unknown Falcon 0 0 0
Unknown Raptor 1 1 1

Total: 38 129 465
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Observation start time: 05:45:00
Observation end time: 16:45:00
Total observation time: 10.25 hours

Compiler: Bracken Brown

Counters: Jillian Clement, Jillian Clemente, Jillian clemente

Weather:
Clear/partly cloudy/overcast

Raptor Observations:
Hatch year bald eagle passed over the lookout at 11:33. Final raptor of the
day was a merlin chasing a common nighthawk.

Non-raptor Observations:
Slow warbler flight in the morning due to sharp-shinned hawk, olive-sided
flycatcher, and six common nighthawk.
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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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