Date: 10/26/19 3:12 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Hawk Mountain Sanctuary (26 Oct 2019) 92 Raptors
Hawk Mountain Sanctuary
Kempton, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Oct 26, 2019
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 0 22 27
Turkey Vulture 37 452 463
Unknown Vulture 0 0 0
Mississippi Kite 0 0 0
Osprey 0 41 292
Bald Eagle 2 123 251
Northern Harrier 0 26 52
Sharp-shinned Hawk 21 1301 1916
Cooper's Hawk 3 157 221
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Unknown Accipiter 0 20 37
Red-shouldered Hawk 4 36 44
Broad-winged Hawk 0 22 6726
Swainson's Hawk 0 0 0
Red-tailed Hawk 19 135 238
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Unknown Buteo 1 8 17
Golden Eagle 1 13 14
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
American Kestrel 1 101 258
Merlin 3 61 133
Peregrine Falcon 0 28 48
Unknown Falcon 0 3 6
Unknown Raptor 0 12 29

Total: 92 2561 10772
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Observation start time: 06:30:00
Observation end time: 15:15:00
Total observation time: 8.75 hours

Compiler: Jeremy Scheivert

Counters: Andrew Consler, Jon Levin

Weather:
Clear becoming overcast, count finished early due to rain showers. Winds
started light from NW switched to E in pm 0-10 mph

Raptor Observations:
Merlin provided excellent close views as it crossed the lookout

Non-raptor Observations:
9 Common loon flew over the lookout.
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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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