Date: 9/15/19 3:29 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Waggoner's Gap (15 Sep 2019) 1549 Raptors
Waggoner's Gap
40 km W of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Sep 15, 2019
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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BV 1 1 1
TV 0 0 0
OS 16 100 117
BE 25 80 123
NH 2 12 15
SS 51 147 153
CH 7 20 25
NG 0 0 0
RS 0 1 3
BW 1412 2123 2225
RT 18 94 150
RL 0 0 0
GE 0 0 0
AK 6 25 33
ML 5 6 6
PG 0 5 6
UA 0 2 3
UB 0 4 5
UF 1 1 1
UE 0 0 0
UR 5 8 9

Total: 1549 2629 2875
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Observation start time: 08:00:00
Observation end time: 17:15:00
Total observation time: 10 hours

Official Counter: Charlotte Catalano

Observers: Carolyn Hoffman, Dave Grove, Deb Gingrich, Gene Wagner,
Joe Kelly, Joe Yoder, Karena Johnson, Meredith Lombard,
Tim Johnson

Visitors:
Cindy and Craig Dunn, Ann Grove, Sara and Steve Nicholas, Big Joe, 70


Weather:
Mostly clear, moderate to light NNW winds all day.

Raptor Observations:
BE JUV 11:00, 11:16, 12:20, 2:15, 2:59, (2) 4:08
BE WB 10:33, 11:24, 2:15, 2:25
BE 4TH 4:10
BE AD 11:00, 11:13, 12:20, 1:04, 1:53, 1:56, 1:58, 3:01, 3:02, 4:35
BE UNAGED 12:34
First bird BW 7:52
Last bird NH 5:08

1,1016 BW in the last hour. Lift off tomorrow highly likely.


Non-raptor Observations:
Monarchs 78
Hummers 18
11 Common Nighthawks
142 European Starling in the last 45 minutes.
Copperhead (snake) coiled under the rocks at the watch.
Second observation of a white admiral (butterfly) this season (first season
they've been observed).
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More site information at hawkcount.org: http://hawkcount.org/siteinfo.php?rsite=439
Count data submitted via Dunkadoo - Project info at:
https://dunkadoo.org/explore/audubon-pennsylvania/waggoners-gap-hawk-watch-fall-2019
 
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