Date: 10/5/19 4:09 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Hawk Mountain Sanctuary (05 Oct 2019) 91 Raptors
Hawk Mountain Sanctuary
Kempton, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Oct 05, 2019
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 0 1 6
Turkey Vulture 2 6 17
Unknown Vulture 0 0 0
Mississippi Kite 0 0 0
Osprey 0 31 282
Bald Eagle 4 42 170
Northern Harrier 1 7 33
Sharp-shinned Hawk 66 501 1116
Cooper's Hawk 5 47 111
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Unknown Accipiter 0 3 20
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 1 9
Broad-winged Hawk 0 21 6725
Swainson's Hawk 0 0 0
Red-tailed Hawk 4 13 116
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Unknown Buteo 0 1 10
Golden Eagle 1 1 2
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
American Kestrel 3 72 229
Merlin 2 24 96
Peregrine Falcon 1 16 36
Unknown Falcon 0 1 4
Unknown Raptor 2 3 20

Total: 91 791 9002
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Observation start time: 06:00:00
Observation end time: 16:30:00
Total observation time: 11 hours

Compiler: Beth Sassaman, Holly Merker

Counters: Beth Sassaman, Bracken Brown, Holly Merker

Weather:
Clear, SE winds 0-10mph

Raptor Observations:
Most birds passed by off ridge in distance, 1 SY golden eagle circled in
front of the lookout at 12:57est. Last bird of the day was a low adult
peregrine falcon

Non-raptor Observations:
Canada geese were migrating across the ridge in small flocks, a few
yellow-rumped warbler paused on the rocks.
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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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