Date: 11/3/20 2:56 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Waggoner's Gap (03 Nov 2020) 253 Raptors
Waggoner's Gap
40 km W of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Nov 03, 2020
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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BV 0 0 28
TV 11 157 2138
OS 0 0 194
BE 10 21 519
NH 3 4 130
SS 40 72 5142
CH 3 3 614
NG 0 2 4
RS 12 21 126
BW 0 0 5431
RT 142 304 2073
RL 0 2 3
GE 30 54 70
AK 0 0 212
ML 0 3 137
PG 0 0 78
UA 0 0 66
UB 0 0 16
UF 0 0 5
UE 0 0 1
UR 2 3 72

Total: 253 646 17059
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Observation start time: 06:00:00
Observation end time: 17:00:00
Total observation time: 11 hours

Official Counter: Charlotte Catalano, Gene Wagner, Ron Freed

Observers: Andy Wolf, Anna Lippert, Deb Gingrich, Gary LaBelle,
Gene Wagner, Glenn Mitzel, Joe Lavella, Pat Freed,
Ron Freed

Visitors:
Larry Coble, Bruce Deehler, Jeff Thompson - 6


Weather:
Generally light W wind, sunny with diffuse cloud cover.

Raptor Observations:
First bird NH 717
Last bird RT 4:04

BE J 735, 852, 932, 945, 1145
BE WB 1008, 1042
BE A 244, 257, 305

GE J 1038, 1052, 1126 (2), 204
GE SA 755, 758, 829, 846, 848, 849, 304, 339, 349
GE A 822, 836, 848, 928, 958, 1016, 1024, 1149, 1151, 1212, 1227, 120, 211,
228, 339
GE U 955 (i)

Adult GE at 339 observed (via photographs) to have a backpack transmitter.


Almost all GEs after 1000 were distant (scope birds). All raptor species
observed on both north and south sides, most often at a distance.



Non-raptor Observations:
EVGR (16), PISI, DEJU, CEDW

COLO (1), CAGO (13)

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Report submitted by Gene Wagner (<nate...>)
Waggoner's Gap information may be found at:
www.waggap.com


More site information at hawkcount.org: https://hawkcount.org/siteinfo.php?rsite=439
Count data submitted via Dunkadoo - Project info at:
https://dunkadoo.org/explore/audubon-pennsylvania/waggoners-gap-hawk-watch-fall-2020
 
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