Date: 9/24/19 3:24 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Second Mountain (24 Sep 2019) 36 Raptors
Second Mountain
Ft. Indiantown Gap, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Sep 24, 2019
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 0 21 21
Turkey Vulture 0 0 0
Osprey 1 45 51
Bald Eagle 2 61 71
Northern Harrier 0 11 12
Sharp-shinned Hawk 20 135 136
Cooper's Hawk 2 31 32
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 12 13
Broad-winged Hawk 1 5349 5383
Red-tailed Hawk 1 60 73
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 0 1 1
American Kestrel 4 32 33
Merlin 2 6 6
Peregrine Falcon 0 3 4
Unknown Accipiter 0 1 1
Unknown Buteo 2 4 4
Unknown Falcon 0 0 0
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Raptor 1 4 4

Total: 36 5776 5845
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Observation start time: 08:00:00
Observation end time: 15:30:00
Total observation time: 7.5 hours

Official Counter: Tom Kurtz

Observers: Nancy Clupper, Steve Walthius

Weather:
Mostly cloudy with 5% up 100% all day with good visibility. Winds moderate
from the NW and WNW with temperature range from 20 to 26 degrees.

Raptor Observations:
Very dark red tail at 2:35pm uncharacteristic or an eastern bird.

Non-raptor Observations:

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Report submitted by David Schwenk (<schwenkde...>)
Second Mountain information may be found at:
2ndmtn.shutterfly.com


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