53 Broad-winged Hawks at Wildcat Ridge, Hibernia, NJ, April 12, 2015

Wildcat Ridge
Hibernia, New Jersey, USA

Daily Raptor Counts: Apr 12, 2015
Species Day’s Count Month Total Season Total
Black Vulture 0 0 6
Turkey Vulture 0 0 0
Osprey 9 16 16
Bald Eagle 1 2 3
Northern Harrier 0 0 0
Sharp-shinned Hawk 3 11 11
Cooper’s Hawk 4 9 10
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 3 3
Broad-winged Hawk 53 54 54
Red-tailed Hawk 1 16 18
Golden Eagle 0 0 0
American Kestrel 5 16 16
Merlin 0 0 0
Peregrine Falcon 0 0 0
Unknown Raptor 0 0 0
Total: 76 127 137


Observation start time: 08:15:00
Observation end time: 14:30:00
Total observation time: 6.25 hours
Official Counter Kevin McCarthy
Observers: Fred V., Mike L., Nora O., Tom G.

Visitors:
92

Weather:
Temp, 52 – 70 degrees F. Wind from the W and NW at 5mph. Cloud cover, 0%. Visibility clear to 7 miles with moderate haze beyond.

Raptor Observations:
Adult BE at 11:15 AM.

Report submitted by Kevin McCarthy ()
Wildcat Ridge information may be found at: http://www.njfishandwildlife.com/wldcthwk.htm

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