Date: 9/10/19 4:16 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Second Mountain (10 Sep 2019) 120 Raptors
Second Mountain
Ft. Indiantown Gap, Pennsylvania, 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 0 0
Osprey 5 10 16
Bald Eagle 5 18 28
Northern Harrier 1 2 3
Sharp-shinned Hawk 4 12 13
Cooper's Hawk 2 5 6
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 3 4
Broad-winged Hawk 95 143 177
Red-tailed Hawk 6 21 34
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 0 0 0
American Kestrel 2 5 6
Merlin 0 0 0
Peregrine Falcon 0 1 2
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: 120 220 289
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Observation start time: 08:00:00
Observation end time: 15:00:00
Total observation time: 7 hours

Official Counter: Fred Wilcox

Observers: Ed Grotzinger, Gayle McKinne, Jeff Hook, Rosemary Spreha,
Steve Rannels, Tom McKinne

Visitors:
7 people on site all assisting in today’s count.
Thanks to Ed Grotzinger from Easton and Jeff Hook from Middletown


Weather:
Heavy early morning fog. This developed into a mix of clouds and sun with
a mild southerly breeze. Temperature range of 64 to 78. Visibility poor to
good as day progressed.

Raptor Observations:
First bird RT at 9:40
2 immature BE
3 adult BE



Non-raptor Observations:
Approximately 40 monarchs
Usual ravens
Olive sided flycatcher

Predictions:
Partly sunny and very warm. A light 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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