Date: 11/5/19 4:19 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Second Mountain (05 Nov 2019) 17 Raptors
Second Mountain
Ft. Indiantown Gap, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Nov 05, 2019
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 0 31 188
Turkey Vulture 0 67 298
Osprey 0 0 71
Bald Eagle 0 22 174
Northern Harrier 0 2 24
Sharp-shinned Hawk 5 37 776
Cooper's Hawk 0 8 136
Northern Goshawk 0 0 2
Red-shouldered Hawk 1 11 31
Broad-winged Hawk 0 0 5442
Red-tailed Hawk 7 108 277
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 3 8 16
American Kestrel 0 3 77
Merlin 0 0 14
Peregrine Falcon 1 1 18
Unknown Accipiter 0 0 5
Unknown Buteo 0 0 7
Unknown Falcon 0 1 2
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Raptor 0 1 10

Total: 17 300 7568
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Observation start time: 08:00:00
Observation end time: 16:15:00
Total observation time: 8.25 hours

Official Counter: Fred Wilcox

Observers: Brian Weaver, Gayle Lawrence, Jay George, Jeff Hook,
Joe Meloney

Visitors:
2 hunters


Weather:
A mostly cloudy and hazy day. Little to no wind. Temperature range of 42
to 54. Visibility to the South poor throughout most of the day

Raptor Observations:
3 immature GE.
A very late monarch

1st bird SS 9:55

Non-raptor Observations:
Harlan’s RT
Ravens, Pileated woodpeckers

Predictions:
Sunny and seasonable
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Report submitted by David Schwenk (<schwenkde...>)
Second Mountain information may be found at:
2ndmtn.shutterfly.com


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