[Ontbirds]HSR: Cranberry Marsh (10 Oct 2004) 420 Raptors

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Sun Oct 10 04:10:41 EDT 2004


Cranberry Marsh
Ontario, Canada
Daily Raptor Counts: Oct 10, 2004
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Species            Day's Count    Month Total   Season Total
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Black Vulture                0              0              0
Turkey Vulture             168            456            840
Osprey                       0              4            112
Bald Eagle                   1              2             36
Northern Harrier            10             14             85
Sharp-shinned Hawk         152            196            817
Cooper's Hawk               10             13             71
Northern Goshawk             0              0              0
Red-shouldered Hawk          4              6              9
Broad-winged Hawk            0              4            894
Red-tailed Hawk             48            102            312
Rough-legged Hawk            0              2              2
Golden Eagle                 0              0              0
American Kestrel            16             53            435
Merlin                       3              5             36
Peregrine Falcon             5              8             21
Unknown                      3              9             82

Total:                     420            874           3752
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Observation start time: 08:00:00 
Observation end   time: 14:00:00 
Total observation time: 6 hours

Official Counter: Doug Lockrey

Observers:        Alf Lisk, Colleen & Mike Boudreau, Jerry Walsh,
                  Margaret Carney

Visitors:
for 4 hours we had as many as 19 visitor-observers


Weather:
light soutwest winds turned to medium northerly winds at mid-AM; steady BP;
13C; TUV=4

Observations:
168 TV, 1 adult BE, 10 NH, 152 SS, 10 CH, 4 Red-shouldered, 48 RT, 6 AK, 3
Merlin, 5 Peregrine, 3 UR

Rusty Blackbird, 5 Great Egrets
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Report submitted by John Douglas Lockrey (lockrey33 at rogers.com)
Cranberry Marsh information may be found at:
http://www.gtrw.ca




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