Date: 11/1/19 5:51 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Stone Mt., Pa. (01 Nov 2019) 78 Raptors
Stone Mt., Pa.
Allensville, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Nov 01, 2019
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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BV 0 0 6
TV 0 0 509
OS 0 0 58
BE 3 3 142
NH 1 1 24
SS 6 6 623
CH 3 3 78
NG 0 0 0
RS 3 3 21
BW 0 0 3806
RT 56 56 237
RL 0 0 0
GE 3 3 15
AK 0 0 49
ML 0 0 28
PG 1 1 30
UA 0 0 6
UB 0 0 7
UF 0 0 0
UE 1 1 1
UR 1 1 14

Total: 78 78 5654
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Observation start time: 07:00:00
Observation end time: 16:00:00
Total observation time: 8.42 hours

Official Counter: Zoey Greenberg

Observers: Doug Wentzel, Greg Grove, Jon Kauffman

Visitors:
Graham "Red Panda" Gorgas, Kim & Dan Baldwin, Dave Blizard


Weather:
Light flurries of SNOW (!) in the morning, ice on the platform, and gusts
over 11mph. Afternoon winds stayed between 6-11 mph, West. Mostly cloudy
skies, shifted to half blue skies later in the day. Temperatures 35-41F.

Raptor Observations:
GOEA (EST): 09:25 (no age determined), Ad 13:26, Ad 14:18
BAEA (EST): 2 Ad 11:01, Ad 11:54
1 unidentified eagle 10:42

First Black Vulture up at 07:36, high count 4.
First Turkey Vulture up at 07:42, high count 4.

2 local Red-tails kiting and frisking about most of the day

3 Bald Eagles (2 Ad, 1 Imm) made loops all day. Highlight 08:38, when the 2
adults interlocked talons, dropped, & swooped out gracefully

Non-raptor Observations:
1 Raven, 1 Pileated Woodpecker, 8 Robins, 25 Cowbirds, 25 Starlings, 25
Cedar Waxwings, 26 Crows

Confirmed migrants:
71 Common Loons, 12 Tundra Swans

Beautiful, large murmurations of starlings close to the platform throughout
the day

Predictions:
Mainly sunny, high of 51F. Winds SW at 5 to 10 mph.
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Report submitted by Jon Kauffman (<jvk5019...>)


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