Date: 10/8/19 2:50 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Hawk Mountain Sanctuary (08 Oct 2019) 69 Raptors
Hawk Mountain Sanctuary
Kempton, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Oct 08, 2019
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 0 1 6
Turkey Vulture 0 55 66
Unknown Vulture 0 0 0
Mississippi Kite 0 0 0
Osprey 0 32 283
Bald Eagle 6 48 176
Northern Harrier 0 7 33
Sharp-shinned Hawk 38 550 1165
Cooper's Hawk 10 57 121
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Unknown Accipiter 0 3 20
Red-shouldered Hawk 1 2 10
Broad-winged Hawk 0 21 6725
Swainson's Hawk 0 0 0
Red-tailed Hawk 5 18 121
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Unknown Buteo 0 1 10
Golden Eagle 0 1 2
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
American Kestrel 3 75 232
Merlin 5 32 104
Peregrine Falcon 0 25 45
Unknown Falcon 1 2 5
Unknown Raptor 0 5 22

Total: 69 935 9146
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Observation start time: 06:45:00
Observation end time: 16:00:00
Total observation time: 9.25 hours

Compiler: Rob Feldman

Counters: Karen M, Marc Robinson

Weather:
Rain in am turning to overcast. Winds were out of NE 2-10mph

Raptor Observations:
Four adult bald eagles passed close by the lookout at 13:30. Had an age 2
bald eagle at 9:07 and a hatch year pass at 15:16

Non-raptor Observations:
Slower day for passerine 61 tree swallows passed the lookout0
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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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