[Ontbirds] Detroit River Hawk Watch (04 Oct 2017) 178 Raptors

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Thu Oct 5 01:40:15 EDT 2017


Detroit River Hawk Watch
Brownstown, Michigan, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Oct 04, 2017
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Species            Day's Count    Month Total   Season Total
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Black Vulture                0              0              0
Turkey Vulture             162           2342           4831
Osprey                       0              2             33
Bald Eagle                   0             10             53
Northern Harrier             0             31            126
Sharp-shinned Hawk           9            219           2057
Cooper's Hawk                0              3             25
Northern Goshawk             0              0              0
Red-shouldered Hawk          0              3              4
Broad-winged Hawk            0            244          10343
Swainson's Hawk              0              0              0
Red-tailed Hawk              2             64            129
Rough-legged Hawk            0              0              0
Golden Eagle                 0              0              0
American Kestrel             0             28            378
Merlin                       0              0             28
Peregrine Falcon             4              6             30
Unknown Accipiter            0              0              1
Unknown Buteo                0              0              0
Unknown Falcon               0              0              0
Unknown Eagle                0              0              0
Unknown Raptor               1              1              3

Total:                     178           2953          18041
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Observation start time: 07:00:00 
Observation end   time: 14:00:00 
Total observation time: 7 hours

Official Counter:        Kevin Georg

Observers:        Andrew Sturgess, Don Sherwood, Rosemary Brady

Weather:
rain in the area off and on thru the day with temps in the 70's with WSW
winds

Raptor Observations:
4 Peregrines

Non-raptor Observations:
360 Blue Jays
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Report submitted by Detroit River Hawk Watch (jerry.jourdan at gmail.com)
Detroit River Hawk Watch information may be found at:
http://www.drhawkwatch.org 


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