[Ontbirds]HSR: SMRR- Lake Erie Metropark (27 Oct 2006) 11 Raptors

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Fri Oct 27 19:10:23 EDT 2006


SMRR- Lake Erie Metropark
Brownstown, Michigan, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Oct 27, 2006
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Species            Day's Count    Month Total   Season Total
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Black Vulture                0              0              0
Turkey Vulture               0          65288          67179
Osprey                       0             35            223
Bald Eagle                   0             58            173
Northern Harrier             9            250            755
Sharp-shinned Hawk           2           3497           7770
Cooper's Hawk                0            358            504
Northern Goshawk             0              4              4
Red-shouldered Hawk          0            190            194
Broad-winged Hawk            0           2503          67955
Red-tailed Hawk              0           1369           1570
Rough-legged Hawk            0              3              3
Golden Eagle                 0             10             11
American Kestrel             0            211           1846
Merlin                       0             13             40
Peregrine Falcon             0             11             40
Unknown                                                     
Swainson's Hawk              0              6              9

Total:                      11          73806         148276
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Observation start time: 09:00:00 
Observation end   time: 10:30:00 
Total observation time: 1.5 hours

Official Counter: Calvin Brennan

Observers:        

Weather:
Overcast conditions today quickly turned to drizzle and fog and then to
rain by late morning.

Raptor Observations:
Only a few birds were recorded in this limited time frame. The harriers
were noted thus - group of 4, group of 3 and 2 single birds.

Non-raptor Observations:

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Report submitted by Calvin Brennan (common_raven at hotmail.com)
SMRR- Lake Erie Metropark information may be found at:
http://www.smrr.net/




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