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RouteIA_Harrison
Location Iowa, United States
Survey date 2021-12-23
Survey ID1267




Survey Conditions

Survey Date: 2021-12-23Start Time: 10:00:00End Time: 15:10:00
Temperature-5 (C)6.1 (C)
Cloud Cover95 (%)95 (%)
Visibility16 (km)7 (km)
Precipitation0: None0: None
Wind Speed0: less than 1km/h (Calm)0: less than 1km/h (Calm)
Wind DirectionUnknownUnknown
WaterPartly frozenPartly frozen
Snow Depth0 (in)0 (in)
Observer 1Suzanne Gucciardo
Observer 2Linda Ferring
Observer 3
Observer 4
NotesCalm wind all day, skies overcast which made it impossible to see colors well. Most individuals, except NOHA, observed while perched so age of immature eagles and phases of other species impossible to discern.




Survey Sightings

SpeciesTimeCountBehaviorMorphAgeSexHabitat
BE (Bald Eagle)10:00:002Flying Immature•forested•wetland/pond/marsh/riparian
BE (Bald Eagle)10:00:001Perched Adult•forested•wetland/pond/marsh/riparian
BE (Bald Eagle)10:00:001Perched Immature•forested•wetland/pond/marsh/riparian
BE (Bald Eagle)10:10:001Perched Adult•forested•wetland/pond/marsh/riparian
RT (Red-tailed Hawk)10:10:001Perched Immature•forested•grassland•wetland/pond/marsh/riparian•shrubland
BE (Bald Eagle)10:15:001Perched Immature•wetland/pond/marsh/riparian
NH (Northern Harrier)10:15:001Perched Immature•grassland•wetland/pond/marsh/riparian
RT (Red-tailed Hawk)10:20:001Perched Adult•wetland/pond/marsh/riparian•shrubland
BE (Bald Eagle)10:25:001Perched Immature•wetland/pond/marsh/riparian
BE (Bald Eagle)10:25:001Perched Adult•wetland/pond/marsh/riparian
BE (Bald Eagle)10:25:001Flying Immature•wetland/pond/marsh/riparian
BE (Bald Eagle)10:25:004Perched Immature•wetland/pond/marsh/riparian
BE (Bald Eagle)10:30:001Perched Immature•wetland/pond/marsh/riparian
NH (Northern Harrier)10:30:001Perched Immature•grassland
RT (Red-tailed Hawk)10:45:001Perched Immature•wetland/pond/marsh/riparian•grassland•dirt agriculture
NH (Northern Harrier)10:55:001Flying Immature•grassland
NH (Northern Harrier)11:00:001Flying AdultFemale•grassland
RL (Rough-legged Hawk)11:10:001Flying LightAdult•grassland•stubble agriculture
AK (American Kestrel)11:15:001Perched AdultMale•roadsides•stubble agriculture
CH (Cooper's Hawk)11:40:001Perched Adult•developed•stubble agriculture
RL (Rough-legged Hawk)11:50:001Perched LightImmature•stubble agriculture
RT (Red-tailed Hawk)12:00:001Perched LightImmature•forested•developed
RT (Red-tailed Hawk)12:30:001Perched LightAdult•forested•grassland
RT (Red-tailed Hawk)12:35:001Perched LightAdult•shrubland•grassland
RT (Red-tailed Hawk)12:35:001Perched LightAdult•grassland•stubble agriculture
RT (Red-tailed Hawk)12:50:001Perched LightAdult•forested•grassland
NH (Northern Harrier)12:55:001Flying AdultMale•dirt agriculture
RT (Red-tailed Hawk)13:00:001Perched LightImmature•stubble agriculture
RT (Red-tailed Hawk)13:00:001Perched DarkImmature•stubble agriculture
RL (Rough-legged Hawk)13:20:001Perched LightImmature•stubble agriculture
RT (Red-tailed Hawk)13:30:001Perched LightAdult•stubble agriculture
RT (Red-tailed Hawk)13:50:001Perched LightAdult•shrubland•stubble agriculture
RT (Red-tailed Hawk)14:00:001Perched Adult•stubble agriculture
RL (Rough-legged Hawk)14:05:001Perched LightImmature•wetland/pond/marsh/riparian•stubble agriculture
BE (Bald Eagle)14:15:001Perched Adult•wetland/pond/marsh/riparian
RT (Red-tailed Hawk)14:20:001Perched LightImmature•dirt agriculture
RT (Red-tailed Hawk)14:30:001Flying LightAdult•stubble agriculture
BE (Bald Eagle)14:40:001Perched Adult•wetland/pond/marsh/riparian
BE (Bald Eagle)14:40:001Perched Immature•wetland/pond/marsh/riparian
RT (Red-tailed Hawk)14:45:001Flying Adult•stubble agriculture
RT (Red-tailed Hawk)14:50:001Perched Adult•wetland/pond/marsh/riparian•stubble agriculture
RT (Red-tailed Hawk)15:00:001Perched Immature•stubble agriculture
AK (American Kestrel)15:05:001Flying AdultMale•stubble agriculture



Survey totals by species

SpeciesTotal Count
BE (Bald Eagle)17
RT (Red-tailed Hawk)18
NH (Northern Harrier)5
RL (Rough-legged Hawk)4
AK (American Kestrel)2
CH (Cooper's Hawk)1
Total47