Date: 9/10/19 2:32 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: [de-birds] Cape Henlopen Hawk Watch (10 Sep 2019) 28 Raptors
Cape Henlopen Hawk Watch
Lewes, Delaware, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Sep 10, 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 5 5
Osprey 21 452 452
Bald Eagle 4 22 22
Northern Harrier 0 1 1
Sharp-shinned Hawk 0 2 2
Cooper's Hawk 0 4 4
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 1 1 1
Broad-winged Hawk 0 0 0
Red-tailed Hawk 1 2 2
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 0 0 0
American Kestrel 0 6 6
Merlin 0 9 9
Peregrine Falcon 1 1 1
Unknown Accipiter 0 1 1
Unknown Buteo 0 1 1
Unknown Falcon 0 0 0
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Raptor 0 0 0

Total: 28 507 507
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Observation start time: 08:00:00
Observation end time: 15:00:00
Total observation time: 7 hours

Official Counter: Jennifer Ottinger

Observers: Paula Hancock, Susan Gruver

Visitors:
Thanks Sue, Paula, and Nicole for helping with the count! Thanks to Liz for
stopping by this afternoon.
24 visitors


Weather:
Clear to partly cloudy, temp 25-26C, light E,ESE,SE winds, vis 20km.

Raptor Observations:
Mostly Osprey moving through, four Bald Eagles, a Red-shouldered Hawk, one
Red-tailed Hawk, and our first Peregrine Falcon.

Non-raptor Observations:
Brown Pelican (24), Brown-headed Nuthatch, Barn Swallow, Bobolink.

Predictions:
Sunny and hot, high 85F, SW wind at 10mph.

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Report submitted by Jen Ottinger (<Jottinger.co...>)


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