Date: 11/24/21 3:45 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Second Mountain (24 Nov 2021) 13 Raptors
Second Mountain
Ft. Indiantown Gap, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Nov 24, 2021
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 0 55 139
Turkey Vulture 0 206 685
Osprey 0 0 94
Bald Eagle 4 72 197
Northern Harrier 0 6 51
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2 24 1440
Cooper's Hawk 0 10 219
Northern Goshawk 0 0 2
Red-shouldered Hawk 2 29 55
Broad-winged Hawk 0 0 3390
Red-tailed Hawk 3 177 413
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 1 37 55
American Kestrel 0 0 136
Merlin 0 1 31
Peregrine Falcon 0 2 17
Unknown Accipiter 0 2 5
Unknown Buteo 0 5 12
Unknown Falcon 0 0 3
Unknown Eagle 0 1 1
Unknown Raptor 1 2 27

Total: 13 629 6972
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Observation start time: 08:30:00
Observation end time: 16:30:00
Total observation time: 8 hours

Official Counter: Ed Chubb

Observers: Brian Weaver, Larry Coble, Steve Rannels, Tom McKinne

Visitors:
2 vehicles; 4 individuals


Weather:
Clear skies all with winds out of the WNW shifting to SW at the end of the
day.Temps in the low 30's to mid 40's

Raptor Observations:
Bald Eagle(s)4 Adults; Golden Eagle 1 Immature

Non-raptor Observations:
2 local Black Vultures; 7 local Turkey Vultures; 13 Black Ducks and 2 Ring
billed Gulls-flyovers; Purple Finch, Juncoes, Bluebirds and White throated
Sparrows

Predictions:
Southwest winds and clouds should prove useful for a good flight. Not such
a good day if you're a Turkey.
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Report submitted by David Schwenk (<schwenkde...>)
Second Mountain information may be found at:
2ndmtn.shutterfly.com


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