Date: 9/15/20 3:39 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Hawk Mountain Sanctuary (15 Sep 2020) 359 Raptors
Hawk Mountain Sanctuary
Kempton, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Sep 15, 2020
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 0 2 4
Turkey Vulture 3 9 11
Unknown Vulture 0 0 0
Mississippi Kite 0 0 0
Osprey 3 121 180
Bald Eagle 0 78 165
Northern Harrier 1 8 13
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1 54 62
Cooper's Hawk 1 27 40
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Unknown Accipiter 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 4 7
Broad-winged Hawk 341 2405 2714
Swainson's Hawk 0 0 0
Red-tailed Hawk 3 53 118
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Unknown Buteo 0 2 7
Golden Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
American Kestrel 4 81 110
Merlin 0 30 33
Peregrine Falcon 0 3 7
Unknown Falcon 0 4 4
Unknown Raptor 2 4 5

Total: 359 2885 3480
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Observation start time: 05:45:00
Observation end time: 16:30:00
Total observation time: 10.75 hours

Compiler: Rob Feldman

Counters:

Weather:
Overcast with haze from smoke in the morning, clearing in the afternoon
light and variable winds.

Raptor Observations:
Broadwings were high and distant most of the day.

Non-raptor Observations:
Nice flight of rose-breasted grosbeaks with 35
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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-2020-hawk-count
 
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