Date: 10/17/19 3:27 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Hawk Mountain Sanctuary (17 Oct 2019) 104 Raptors
Hawk Mountain Sanctuary
Kempton, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Oct 17, 2019
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 3 4 9
Turkey Vulture 37 277 288
Unknown Vulture 0 0 0
Mississippi Kite 0 0 0
Osprey 0 35 286
Bald Eagle 15 83 211
Northern Harrier 1 17 43
Sharp-shinned Hawk 20 751 1366
Cooper's Hawk 10 99 163
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Unknown Accipiter 3 10 27
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 14 22
Broad-winged Hawk 0 22 6726
Swainson's Hawk 0 0 0
Red-tailed Hawk 9 49 152
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Unknown Buteo 0 4 13
Golden Eagle 3 5 6
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
American Kestrel 0 86 243
Merlin 2 41 113
Peregrine Falcon 0 25 45
Unknown Falcon 1 3 6
Unknown Raptor 0 9 26

Total: 104 1534 9745
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Observation start time: 05:45:00
Observation end time: 16:30:00
Total observation time: 10.75 hours

Compiler: Bracken Brown

Counters: Bill Moses, Danny Stoner, Danny stoner

Weather:
Overcast, sprinkles, WNW wind 10-30mph

Raptor Observations:
Decent flight of below eye level eagles including 3 golden, 15 bald
migrating past the lookout. Golden eagle subadult 9:07 2 Immature 7:49,
15:49. Bald eagle Ad 7:42, 8:54, 9:26, 9:21 10:49, 14:45, 15:49

Non-raptor Observations:
Many robins past the lookout today, as well as common loon
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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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