[va-bird] HSR: Kiptopeke State Park (17 Nov 2005) 536 Raptors

Kiptopeke State Park
Virginia, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Nov 17, 2005
-------------------------------------------------------------------

Species            Day's Count    Month Total   Season Total
------------------ ----------- -------------- --------------
Black Vulture               18            171            710
Turkey Vulture             335           1769           2844
Osprey                       4             47           2764
Bald Eagle                  11             61            378
Northern Harrier             8            142            707
Sharp-shinned Hawk          59            877           6529
Cooper's Hawk               24            192           2234
Northern Goshawk             1              1              3
Red-shouldered Hawk          8             52            110
Broad-winged Hawk            0              2            963
Red-tailed Hawk             59            358            723
Rough-legged Hawk            0              0              0
Golden Eagle                 0              4              7
American Kestrel             6            131           5451
Merlin                       0             17           1520
Peregrine Falcon             1              8            715
Unknown                      2              7             70
Swainson's Hawk              0              0              2

Total:                     536           3839          25730
----------------------------------------------------------------------

Observation start time: 06:30:00 
Observation end   time: 15:30:00 
Total observation time: 9 hours

Official Counter: Sam Stuart

Observers:        Bob Anderson

Weather:
cool to cold in morning, heavy cloud cover made for a late start.  clouds
broke through day as winds picked up and shifted slightly west of north. 

Raptor Observations:


Non-raptor Observations:

========================================================================
Report submitted by Zachary N. Smith (zsgavilan@xxxxxxxxxxx)


You are subscribed to VA-BIRD. To post to this mailing list, simply send email 
to va-bird@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx To unsubscribe, send email to
va-bird-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx with 'unsubscribe' in the Subject field.

Other related posts: