Date: 11/21/20 3:08 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: [de-birds] Cape Henlopen Hawk Watch (21 Nov 2020) 9 Raptors
Cape Henlopen Hawk Watch
Lewes, Delaware, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Nov 21, 2020
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 0 103 283
Turkey Vulture 2 352 750
Osprey 0 9 1658
Bald Eagle 2 107 515
Northern Harrier 0 52 225
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2 180 1378
Cooper's Hawk 1 36 244
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 4 14
Broad-winged Hawk 0 0 21
Red-tailed Hawk 0 89 143
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 0 5 5
American Kestrel 0 11 562
Merlin 1 19 345
Peregrine Falcon 1 14 292
Unknown Accipiter 0 2 7
Unknown Buteo 0 2 2
Unknown Falcon 0 1 13
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Raptor 0 3 17
Mississippi Kite 0 0 1
Swainson's Hawk 0 0 1

Total: 9 989 6476
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Observation start time: 08:00:00
Observation end time: 15:00:00
Total observation time: 7 hours

Official Counter: Jennifer Ottinger

Observers: Sally O'Byrne, Susan Gruver, Vincent Gambal

Visitors:
Thanks to Sue, Vince and Sally for helping with the count today!! Thanks to
David Fees for stopping by!
14 visitors


Weather:
Partly cloudy, very warm for November, temp 11-20C, very light N,NNW wind
5mph, vis 18km


Raptor Observations:
Very slow with only a couple of Turkey Vultures, 2 Bald Eagles, two
Sharp-shinned Hawks, and a Cooper's Hawk, Merlin and Peregrine Falcon.

Non-raptor Observations:
RED CROSSBILL (Flock of 16), Red-throated Loon (210), White-winged Scoter
(8), American Pipit, Pileated Woodpecker.

Predictions:
Cloudy, high 63F, E wind 15mph

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Report submitted by Jen Ottinger (<Jottinger.co...>)


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