Date: 9/16/19 4:12 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Hawk Mountain Sanctuary (16 Sep 2019) 2166 Raptors
Hawk Mountain Sanctuary
Kempton, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Sep 16, 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 1 1
Unknown Vulture 0 0 0
Mississippi Kite 0 0 0
Osprey 12 161 191
Bald Eagle 6 68 89
Northern Harrier 1 16 20
Sharp-shinned Hawk 19 128 148
Cooper's Hawk 2 16 20
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Unknown Accipiter 0 3 3
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 4 7
Broad-winged Hawk 2116 3967 4139
Swainson's Hawk 0 0 0
Red-tailed Hawk 1 30 74
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Unknown Buteo 0 2 6
Golden Eagle 0 0 1
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
American Kestrel 3 40 65
Merlin 6 23 30
Peregrine Falcon 0 3 4
Unknown Falcon 0 1 1
Unknown Raptor 0 2 2

Total: 2166 4468 4804
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Observation start time: 05:45:00
Observation end time: 17:00:00
Total observation time: 9.25 hours

Compiler: Bracken Brown

Counters: Paul Heveran, Rudy Keller, Zoe bonerbo

Weather:
Overcast/partly cloudy/ overcast W/SW winds 0-3mph

Raptor Observations:
Large flight of broad-winged hawk when sun provided lift. 6Bald Eagle past
the lookout. 10:13TY, 10:24SY, 10:24A, 11:53A, 12:52A, 13:50HY.

Non-raptor Observations:
Great warbler flight in the morning with 15 species. Philadelphia,
yellow-throated, blue-capped, and red-eyed vireo seen. Common nighthawk and
great scarlet tanager flight.
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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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