Posted by: bbharry72 | 15 October 2015

Smith Point Hawkwatch report for Oct 15

Smith Point Hawkwatch report for Oct 15. Slight east winds shifted to southeast around 1000 and picked up a little strength in the last hour. Yesterday I forgot to mention a dozen Greater White-fronted Geese. Today an adult Bald Eagle. Gary, Charles and Hank helped find birds today. Bob
Migrants
10 Black Vulture
77 Turkey Vultures
1 Osprey
1 Bald Eagle (adult)
13 Northern Harrier
48 Sharp-shinned Hawks
35 Cooper’s Hawks
2547 Broad-winged Hawks
2 Red-tailed Hawks
18 Swainson’s Hawks
13 American Kestrels
1 Merlin
6 Mississippi Kites

2015 Smith Point YTD
Black Vulture 18
Turkey Vulture 162
Osprey 65
Bald Eagle 4
Northern Harrier 193
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1616
Cooper’s Hawk 993
Red-shouldered Hawk 34
Broad-winged Hawk 17440
Red-tailed Hawk 38
Swainson’s Hawk 149
Ferruginous Hawk 0
White-tailed Hawk 1
Harris’s Hawk 0
Zone-tailed Hawk 0
Golden Eagle 0
American Kestrel 474
Merlin 44
Peregrine Falcon 65
Prairie Falcon 0
Crested Caracara 0
Mississippi Kite 4922
Swallow-tailed Kite 99
White-tailed Kite 6
Hook-billed Kite 0
unidentified Accipiter 6
unidentified Buteo 4
unidentified falcon 0
unidentified eagle 0
unidentified raptor 0

Total 26333

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