Date: 11/7/20 3:00 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Second Mountain (07 Nov 2020) 33 Raptors
Second Mountain
Ft. Indiantown Gap, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Nov 07, 2020
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 4 7 33
Turkey Vulture 18 34 194
Osprey 0 0 60
Bald Eagle 2 28 212
Northern Harrier 1 10 68
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2 68 1748
Cooper's Hawk 0 10 220
Northern Goshawk 0 0 2
Red-shouldered Hawk 2 33 74
Broad-winged Hawk 0 0 2736
Red-tailed Hawk 2 221 644
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 1 26 35
American Kestrel 0 6 110
Merlin 0 0 36
Peregrine Falcon 0 0 12
Unknown Accipiter 1 1 12
Unknown Buteo 0 3 20
Unknown Falcon 0 0 1
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Raptor 0 1 27

Total: 33 448 6244
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Observation start time: 08:00:00
Observation end time: 16:00:00
Total observation time: 8 hours

Official Counter: Tom Kurtz

Observers: Andy Francis, Nancy Clupper

Visitors:
wedding ceremony took place, 2 hikers, and 28 vista viewers


Weather:
Clear skies, wind light predominately out of the N with a temperature range
of 60 to 70 degrees.

Raptor Observations:
2 BE immature
1 GE immature

Non-raptor Observations:
several white breasted nuthatch, 1 red breasted nuthatch, Carolina wren,
blue jays, juncos, red bellied and downy woodpeckers, cedar waxwings

Predictions:
Similar to today hopefully better winds
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Report submitted by David Schwenk (<schwenkde...>)
Second Mountain information may be found at:
2ndmtn.shutterfly.com


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