Date: 11/8/19 8:13 pm
From: Barbara Volkle <barb620...>
Subject: [MASSBIRD] Pinnacle Rock (08 Nov 2019) 8 Raptors

Date: Fri, 8 Nov 2019 13:12:21 -0900
From: <reports...>
Subject: Pinnacle Rock (08 Nov 2019) 8 Raptors


Pinnacle Rock
Malden, Massachusetts, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Nov 08, 2019
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 0 0 0
Turkey Vulture 0 3 4
Osprey 0 0 5
Bald Eagle 0 4 13
Northern Harrier 1 1 1
Sharp-shinned Hawk 0 5 22
Cooper's Hawk 0 3 8
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 0 0
Broad-winged Hawk 0 0 0
Red-tailed Hawk 6 13 14
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 0 0 0
American Kestrel 0 0 3
Merlin 0 1 3
Peregrine Falcon 1 2 3
Unknown Accipiter 0 1 5
Unknown Buteo 0 0 0
Unknown Falcon 0 1 2
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Raptor 0 0 3

Total: 8 34 86
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Observation start time: 08:00:00 Observation end time: 14:30:00 Total
observation time: 6.5 hours

Official Counter: Craig Jackson

Observers:
Weather:
Strong (3-5) WNW-NW winds (with gusts of levels 5,6); Temperature --
(-)3°C - (-)1°C; Cloud cover -- began with 10% (eastern horizon), steady
increase of Cumulus Clouds with nimbo-cumulus predominating near end of
watch; three very brief (5-10 minutes) snow squalls went through shortly
after 12 Noon, at 1:45 PM, and at 2:15 PM

Raptor Observations:
Small movement of Red-tails; first Northern Harrier; Peregrine was last
bird of day
At least three non-migrating Red-tailed Hawks

Non-raptor Observations:
Approximately 675 migrating Canada Geese

Predictions:
Moderate Northwest winds will gradually change to southwest around noon.
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Report submitted by Craig Jackson (<crleja1949...>)


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