Date: 4/7/21 3:07 pm
From: Nick Bolgiano <nickbolgiano...>
Subject: Tussey Mt, Wed
Tussey Mountain Hawk Watch
State College, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Apr 07, 2021
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 0 0 0
Turkey Vulture 0 8 217
Osprey 3 11 15
Bald Eagle 2 14 78
Northern Harrier 1 2 9
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1 15 43
Cooper's Hawk 1 7 26
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 0 41
Broad-winged Hawk 0 0 0
Red-tailed Hawk 5 49 301
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 4
Golden Eagle 0 5 178
American Kestrel 1 7 26
Merlin 0 1 7
Peregrine Falcon 0 0 2
Unknown Accipiter 1 1 3
Unknown Buteo 0 0 3
Unknown Falcon 0 0 2
Unknown Eagle 0 0 2
Unknown Raptor 0 1 8

Total: 15 121 965
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Observation start time: 08:30:00
Observation end time: 15:30:00
Total observation time: 7 hours

Official Counter: Nick Bolgiano

Observers:

Weather:
Wind NW 4-6 mph for most of day, partly cloudy, temp 15-27C. Late p.m.,
wind died down and a pop-up rain storm moved in to the SW.

Raptor Observations:


Non-raptor Observations:
Mallard-1, C. Loon-24, B. Kingfisher-1, YB Sapsucker-1, N. Flicker-3, Tree
Swallow-2, Red-breasted Nuthatch-1, Purple Finch-1, Br.-headed Cowbird-8,
Yellow-rumped Warbler-1

Predictions:
Wind SSE 8-12 mph, favorable for this site

 
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