Date: 9/26/19 12:46 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Hawk Mountain Sanctuary (26 Sep 2019) 62 Raptors
Hawk Mountain Sanctuary
Kempton, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Sep 26, 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 3 208 238
Bald Eagle 1 96 117
Northern Harrier 0 17 21
Sharp-shinned Hawk 19 371 391
Cooper's Hawk 3 40 44
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Unknown Accipiter 0 16 16
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 4 7
Broad-winged Hawk 31 6495 6667
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 1 111 136
Merlin 3 58 65
Peregrine Falcon 1 10 11
Unknown Falcon 0 3 3
Unknown Raptor 0 13 13

Total: 62 7496 7832
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Observation start time: 06:00:00
Observation end time: 14:30:00
Total observation time: 7.5 hours

Compiler: Bracken Brown

Counters: Danny stoner, Zoe bonerbo

Weather:
Clear becoming overcast before showers settled into the area. Southerly
winds 0-5mph becoming calm and variable before shifting to WNW 1-10mph in
the afternoon

Raptor Observations:
Low passes by sharp-shinned hawk and broad-winged hawk on the owl, merlin,
peregrine and american kestrel seen passing the lookout. 1 third year bald
eagle passed the lookout at 11:06 est.

Non-raptor Observations:
Nice movement of warbler between 6:30-7:30 many magnolia, bay-breasted,
cape may and black-throated green, blue headed vireo and a least
flycatcher.
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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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