Date: 10/24/19 3:01 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Hawk Mountain Sanctuary (24 Oct 2019) 204 Raptors
Hawk Mountain Sanctuary
Kempton, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Oct 24, 2019
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 0 22 27
Turkey Vulture 13 376 387
Unknown Vulture 0 0 0
Mississippi Kite 0 0 0
Osprey 0 40 291
Bald Eagle 1 120 248
Northern Harrier 0 22 48
Sharp-shinned Hawk 163 1214 1829
Cooper's Hawk 9 147 211
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Unknown Accipiter 1 20 37
Red-shouldered Hawk 2 31 39
Broad-winged Hawk 0 22 6726
Swainson's Hawk 0 0 0
Red-tailed Hawk 10 106 209
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Unknown Buteo 0 7 16
Golden Eagle 0 12 13
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
American Kestrel 2 99 256
Merlin 2 58 130
Peregrine Falcon 0 27 47
Unknown Falcon 0 3 6
Unknown Raptor 1 12 29

Total: 204 2338 10549
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Observation start time: 06:15:00
Observation end time: 17:30:00
Total observation time: 11.25 hours

Compiler: Bracken Brown

Counters: Danny Stoner

Weather:
Clear, WSW winds 0-8 mph

Raptor Observations:
Good flight of sharp-shinned hawks past the lookout, most staying below eye
level providing excellent views.

Non-raptor Observations:
Winter wren on the rocks in the early morning. Great-horned owl calling in
the afternoon
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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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