Date: 9/22/19 7:39 pm
From: Barbara Volkle <barb620...>
Subject: [MASSBIRD] Wachusett Mountain (22 Sep 2019) 4 Raptors

Date: Sun, 22 Sep 2019 18:15:35 -0800
From: <reports...>
Subject: Wachusett Mountain (22 Sep 2019) 4 Raptors


Wachusett Mountain
Princeton, Massachusetts, 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 4 4
Turkey Vulture 0 2 2
Osprey 0 88 92
Bald Eagle 2 64 74
Northern Harrier 0 2 2
Sharp-shinned Hawk 0 167 177
Cooper's Hawk 0 35 41
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 5 5
Broad-winged Hawk 2 2485 2542
Red-tailed Hawk 0 0 1
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 0 0 0
American Kestrel 0 78 81
Merlin 0 32 34
Peregrine Falcon 0 13 13
Unknown Accipiter 0 8 8
Unknown Buteo 0 4 4
Unknown Falcon 0 6 6
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Raptor 0 46 47
Mississippi Kite 0 1 1

Total: 4 3040 3134
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Observation start time: 10:00:00 Observation end time: 13:00:00 Total
observation time: 3 hours

Official Counter: Paul Roberts

Observers: Charlie Roche, Dan Roffman , George Russell, John Cannizzo

Visitors:
Visitors helping with the count included Dan Roffman, Charlie Roche, George
Russell, Bev Chaisson, Ursula Collinson and Andrea Cannizzo.


Weather:
A hot end to official summer.
Raptor Observations:


Non-raptor Observations:
Local raptors included 2 Bald Eagles and 1 Redtail, and two Common Ravens
were seen.
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Report submitted by Paul Roberts (<phawk254...>)
Wachusett Mountain information may be found at:
http://www.massbird.org/emhw


More site information at hawkcount.org:
http://hawkcount.org/siteinfo.php?rsite=228

 
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