Posted by: bbharry72 | 10 October 2015

Smith Point Hawkwatch report for Oct 10

Smith Point Hawkwatch report for Oct 10. Nice north winds thru the day. Very nice accipiters and kestrels. A Cooper’s Hawk sat in the drip/bird bath for a half hour. John Whittle and Joe Kennedy helped with the count and many guests contributed.
Migrants
4 Osprey
8 Northern Harrier
141 Sharp-shinned Hawk
66 Cooper’s Hawks
1 Red-Shouldered Hawk
738 Broad-winged Hawks
2 Red-tailed Hawks
9 Swainson’s Hawks
55 American Kestrels
2 Merlin
6 Peregrine
19 Mississippi Kites

2015 Smith Point YTD
Black Vulture 8
Turkey Vulture 55
Osprey 59
Bald Eagle 3
Northern Harrier 75
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1447
Cooper’s Hawk 885
Red-shouldered Hawk 33
Broad-winged Hawk 13344
Red-tailed Hawk 32
Swainson’s Hawk 108
Ferruginous Hawk 0
White-tailed Hawk 1
Harris’s Hawk 0
Zone-tailed Hawk 0
Golden Eagle 0
American Kestrel 325
Merlin 38
Peregrine Falcon 58
Prairie Falcon 0
Crested Caracara 0
Mississippi Kite 4909
Swallow-tailed Kite 99
White-tailed Kite 6
Hook-billed Kite 0
unidentified Accipiter 2
unidentified Buteo 4
unidentified falcon 0
unidentified eagle 0
unidentified raptor 0

Total 21491

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