Date: 9/25/19 2:46 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Hawk Mountain Sanctuary (25 Sep 2019) 55 Raptors
Hawk Mountain Sanctuary
Kempton, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Sep 25, 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 2 204 234
Bald Eagle 3 95 116
Northern Harrier 0 17 21
Sharp-shinned Hawk 17 352 372
Cooper's Hawk 1 37 41
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Unknown Accipiter 1 16 16
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 4 7
Broad-winged Hawk 24 6464 6636
Swainson's Hawk 0 0 0
Red-tailed Hawk 0 46 90
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Unknown Buteo 0 4 8
Golden Eagle 0 0 1
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
American Kestrel 3 110 135
Merlin 2 55 62
Peregrine Falcon 0 9 10
Unknown Falcon 0 3 3
Unknown Raptor 2 13 13

Total: 55 7433 7769
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Observation start time: 06:00:00
Observation end time: 16:00:00
Total observation time: 10 hours

Compiler: Laurie Goodrich

Counters: Rudy Keller, Yi -Hua, Yi Hua

Weather:
Clear skies with light west winds, intermittant

Raptor Observations:
adult bald eagles-- 1102, 1320 1320, last two coming in side by side
flapping entire way from first sighting to disappearing, as if racing past.


Non-raptor Observations:
nice flight of warblers and vireos, tanagers, grosbeaks.
see ebird.org for list
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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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