Date: 10/2/19 4:44 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Second Mountain (02 Oct 2019) 50 Raptors
Second Mountain
Ft. Indiantown Gap, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Oct 02, 2019
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 0 2 23
Turkey Vulture 0 15 15
Osprey 2 6 67
Bald Eagle 0 3 82
Northern Harrier 1 1 16
Sharp-shinned Hawk 32 64 287
Cooper's Hawk 3 7 54
Northern Goshawk 0 0 1
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 0 14
Broad-winged Hawk 5 10 5439
Red-tailed Hawk 0 3 89
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 0 0 1
American Kestrel 3 5 49
Merlin 2 3 9
Peregrine Falcon 1 1 9
Unknown Accipiter 0 0 2
Unknown Buteo 0 0 5
Unknown Falcon 1 1 1
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Raptor 0 0 5

Total: 50 121 6168
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Observation start time: 07:00:00
Observation end time: 16:00:00
Total observation time: 9 hours

Official Counter: Ed Chubb

Observers: Brian Weaver, Gary La Belle, Jay George, Jeff Hook,
Joan Renninger, Larry Coble

Visitors:
3 vehicles and 7 individuals.


Weather:
Sunny to begin the day with temp's in the 60's. Winds generally out of the
west all day with intervals of clouds starting in the late A.M. Temps
approaching 90 as predicted to end the day.

Raptor Observations:


Non-raptor Observations:


Predictions:
MUCH COOLER! Rain and overcast. Temps struggling to reach 60. These
conditions may affect Thursday's flight.
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Report submitted by David Schwenk (<schwenkde...>)
Second Mountain information may be found at:
2ndmtn.shutterfly.com


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