[Ontbirds] Hawk Cliff Hawkwatch (25 Oct 2018) 19 Raptors

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Thu Oct 25 20:09:16 EDT 2018


Hawk Cliff Hawkwatch
Port Stanley, Ontario, Canada
Daily Raptor Counts: Oct 25, 2018
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Species            Day's Count    Month Total   Season Total
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Black Vulture                0              0              0
Turkey Vulture               0          10978          11314
Osprey                       0              5             52
Bald Eagle                   0            132            245
Northern Harrier             1            417            589
Sharp-shinned Hawk           9           3684           4961
Cooper's Hawk                1            181            224
Northern Goshawk             0              5              7
Red-shouldered Hawk          3            141            141
Broad-winged Hawk            3             50           5883
Red-tailed Hawk              1            573            623
Rough-legged Hawk            0              1              1
Golden Eagle                 0             23             24
American Kestrel             1           1645           2468
Merlin                       0            102            148
Peregrine Falcon             0             56             79
Unknown Accipiter            0              0              0
Unknown Buteo                0              0              0
Unknown Falcon               0              0              0
Unknown Eagle                0              0              0
Unknown Raptor               0              0              0

Total:                      19          17993          26759
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Observation start time: 09:00:00 
Observation end   time: 10:30:00 
Total observation time: 1.5 hours

Official Counter:        Ernie Gribble

Observers:        

Visitors:
Thanks to Ernie for doing a count today.


Weather:
The wind was NW but light and then basically became non-existent.  Temps
were 2C to 4C and there was little cloud cover with some moving in during
the second hour.

Raptor Observations:
Just a few birds tallied today with 19 birds ... Sharpies (9), N. Harrier
(1), Cooper's Hawk (1), Am. Kestrel (1), Broadwings (3), Red-shouldered (3)
and Redtail (1).

Non-raptor Observations:
A few non-raptors today too... Eastern Bluebird, Hermit Thrush, Am. Robin,
Am. Goldfinch, Am. Crow, Blue Jay, N. Cardinal, N. Flicker, Red-bellied
Woodpecker, RC and GC Kinglets, Fox Sparrow, White-throated Sparrow and E.
Starlings.
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Report submitted by Dave Brown (thebrowns at ezlink.ca)
Hawk Cliff Hawkwatch information may be found at:
http://www.ezlink.ca/~thebrowns/HawkCliff/index.htm


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