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Date: Tue, 1 Sep 2009 18:16:54 -0300
From: Todd Watts
Subject: Today's Hawks
Today's counts from the Greenlaw Mountain Hawk Watch.
2 Bald Eagle
8 Sharp-shinned Hawk
12 broad-winged Hawk
1 Red-tailed Hawk
1 Northern Harrier
1 American Kestrel
2 Unidentified Raptors
Notes; Local Bald Eagle, Osprey, American Kestrel, Merlin and Sharp- shinned Hawk were observed.
Todays birds came in a slow trickle.
Highlight of the day was an adult male Northern Harrier that soared over the watch for several minutes providing very nice looks.
Official observers; Richard Tarn, Laraine Townsend
Tomorrow: SW winds and clear skies.
More details of today's counts, as well as, monthly totals and season totals can be found at hawkcount.org.
This project is supported by the New Brunswick Wildlife Trust Fund. Bell/Aliant is graciously allowing this project to be conducted on their land.
Conservation Council of NB
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