HSR: Holiday Beach (12 Sep 2003) Raptor counts (total=44)

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Fri Sep 12 07:09:06 EDT 2003


Holiday Beach Migration Observatory
Essex County, Ontario, Canada
Daily Raptor Counts: Sep 12, 2003
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Species            Day's Count    Month Total   Season Total
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Turkey Vulture               0              7              7
Osprey                       2             18             18
Bald Eagle                   0              9              9
Northern Harrier             2             55             55
Sharp-shinned Hawk          27            785            785
Cooper's Hawk                0             10             10
Northern Goshawk             0              0              0
Red-shouldered Hawk          0              0              0
Broad-winged Hawk            1            483            483
Red-tailed Hawk              0             15             15
Rough-legged Hawk            0              0              0
Golden Eagle                 0              0              0
American Kestrel            11            233            233
Merlin                       1              9              9
Peregrine Falcon             0              1              1
Unknown                      0              3              3

Total:                      44           1628           1628
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Observation start time: 08:00:00 
Observation end   time: 14:00:00 
Total observation time: 5.5 hours

Official Counter: Bob Pettit

Observers:        Jim Crozier

Weather:
Wind SE 4+mph constant.
High 27 degrees C
30.10 in Hg
1-2% Clouds, Some haze.

Observations:
F E W !  Sharp-shins, A. Kestrel, Harrier, Osprey, Broad-wing, Merlin.


Not much moving. SE winds at Holiday Beach do not produce many individuals.
Some susprises but few birds of any kind.

Predictions:
First Day of Festivals Begins

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Report submitted by Bob Pettit (redknot at earthlink.net)
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