Date: 10/7/19 12:57 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Hawk Mountain Sanctuary (07 Oct 2019) 75 Raptors
Hawk Mountain Sanctuary
Kempton, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Oct 07, 2019
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 0 1 6
Turkey Vulture 49 55 66
Unknown Vulture 0 0 0
Mississippi Kite 0 0 0
Osprey 1 32 283
Bald Eagle 0 42 170
Northern Harrier 0 7 33
Sharp-shinned Hawk 11 512 1127
Cooper's Hawk 0 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 0 13 116
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Unknown Buteo 0 1 10
Golden Eagle 0 1 2
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
American Kestrel 0 72 229
Merlin 3 27 99
Peregrine Falcon 9 25 45
Unknown Falcon 0 1 4
Unknown Raptor 2 5 22

Total: 75 866 9077
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Observation start time: 06:00:00
Observation end time: 15:00:00
Total observation time: 8.25 hours

Compiler: Bracken Brown

Counters: Andrew, Andrew consler

Weather:
Overcast/ showers beginning in the late morning shut count down early.
Winds were WSW 0-15 mph.

Raptor Observations:
Nice flight of adult peregrine with some northern tundrius types
identifiable as they passed low and close to the lookout.

Non-raptor Observations:
First dark-eyed junco of the year were observed as well as migrating blue
jay and american robin.
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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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