Date: 1/22/20 10:28 am
From: Michael Leahy <mrl706...>
Subject: Crawford Co. WRS
Hello All,
Here are the results of the Crawford County Raptor Survey which we ran
under good conditions yesterday, Tuesday, Jan. 21st.
See notes after results for comments.

*Crawford WRS Route #203 Results Report *

*2020*

*Rome & Oil Creek Twp.*

*COUNTY – Crawford*

*DATE – 1/21/2018*

*OBSERVERS – Michael Leahy, Paulette Colantonio, Gary Edwards, Alejandra
Lewandowski*

*TIME ON ROUTE – 4 Hrs. 30 Min.*

*START/STOP – 11:00 to 4:00 (Minus 30 min for lunch)*

*MILES ON ROUTE – 70.5*



*#TV’s – None*

*#BV’s – None*

*#Harriers – (Male/Female/Imm,) – None*

*#Red-tails – (Adult/Imm. /ND) – 26 Total (19 Adult/1 Imm. /6 ND)*

*#Rough-legs - (Light/dark) – 1 – Dark Phase*

*#Kestrels- (Male/Female/ND) 1 Total (Adult Male)*

*#Sharp-shin - (Adult/Imm.) – None*

*#Cooper’s – (Adult/Imm. ) – 1 Adult*

*#Red-shoulder – (Adult/Imm. ) – 1 Adult*

*#Bald Eagle –(Adult/Imm. )- 5 Total (3 Adult, 2 Immature)*

*Other Raptors – None*

*Shrikes – None*

*Average Temp.- 24 Sky – Cloudy Wind light Snowcover-100%-3”*

*Other birds of note - Common Ravens - 5, Cedar Waxwings->30, Wild
Turkey-20*

*NOTES:*

*This was the 9th year for this count.*

*We've had at least 1 Rough-legged Hawk every year of this count with the
exception of the first year-2011.*

*Very surprised by a Herring Gull flyover. *

*High counts for Bald Eagles at 5 & Common Ravens at 5*

*Red-Shoulder Hawks have been present every year of the count.*


*Respectfully submitted,*
*Michael R Leahy*
 
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