Date: 9/22/19 5:16 pm
From: <reports...> [osbirds] <osbirds...>
Subject: [osbirds] Franklin Mt. (22 Sep 2019) 17 Raptors
Franklin Mt.
Oneonta, New York, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Sep 22, 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 20 20
Bald Eagle 0 35 38
Northern Harrier 0 7 7
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1 47 48
Cooper's Hawk 0 7 7
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 1 4 5
Broad-winged Hawk 13 2385 2403
Red-tailed Hawk 1 30 34
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 0 0 0
American Kestrel 0 24 25
Merlin 0 6 7
Peregrine Falcon 0 0 3
Unknown Accipiter 0 1 1
Unknown Buteo 0 0 0
Unknown Falcon 0 0 0
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Raptor 0 5 6

Total: 17 2571 2604
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Observation start time: 07:00:00
Observation end time: 14:00:00
Total observation time: 7 hours

Official Counter: Pam Peters

Observers:

Visitors:
19 total. Landa Palmer, Fred Johnson, Donna Vogler. 4 SUNY Cobleskill
students doing raptor observations.


Weather:
Hot and hazy, plenty of sunshine. SW winds all day. High of 80F.

Raptor Observations:
Quiet day, even for local raptors. 11 of the 13 BWs came through in the
10:00 hour. Local TV, RT and BE.

Non-raptor Observations:
Usual songbirds. Young sapsucker perched on one of the dead spruces long
enough for Landa to take a picture. Small flock of Canada Geese and a
Great white egret flew over early in the morning.
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Report submitted by Pam Peters (<ovenb1rdp...>)
Franklin Mt. information may be found at:
www.FranklinMt.org


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