Date: 9/5/19 4:23 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Second Mountain (05 Sep 2019) 19 Raptors
Second Mountain
Ft. Indiantown Gap, 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 0 0
Turkey Vulture 0 0 0
Osprey 1 1 7
Bald Eagle 2 3 13
Northern Harrier 0 0 1
Sharp-shinned Hawk 0 0 1
Cooper's Hawk 2 2 3
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 2 2 3
Broad-winged Hawk 9 11 45
Red-tailed Hawk 3 7 20
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: 19 26 95
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Observation start time: 08:00:00
Observation end time: 14:30:00
Total observation time: 6.5 hours

Official Counter: Fred Wilcox

Observers: Joan Renninger, Rosemary Spreha

Visitors:
None other than observers.


Weather:
Partly cloudy early the early hours but by mid day sky was completely
overcast. A very light and variable breeze mainly from the North.
Visibility was excellent. Temperature range of 62 to73.

Raptor Observations:
2 immature BE observed and counted
A 3rd immature observed but not counted

First bird BW at 8:42
Last bird RT at 13:40

Non-raptor Observations:
Pileated woodpecker in dead oak at site

Predictions:
Mostly cloudy with NW breeze
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Report submitted by David Schwenk (<schwenkde...>)
Second Mountain information may be found at:
2ndmtn.shutterfly.com


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