Hawk Mountain Sanctuary Records

171-01-2020 Mississippi Kite Schuylkill

Species: Mississippi Kite (Ictinia mississippiensis)

Number of Individuals observed:  1

Date of Sighting:  5/12/2020

County :   Schuylkill

Location :  North Lookout, Hawk Mountain Sanctuary

GPS Coordinates:  40.641756, -75.991402

Observer(s):  David Barber

Date of Submission:  5/27/2020

Submitted by:  David Barber

Written Description:             Yes     Photo:            No       Specimen:     no   Recording: no

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Posted in Accepted, Class III, Completed

171-04-2015 Mississippi Kite Berks

Species:  Mississippi Kite (Ictinia mississippiensis)

Number of Individuals:   1

Date of Sighting:   9/25/2015

County :    Berks

Location :    Hawk Mountain Sanctuary

GPS Coordinates:  40.626636, -75.968135

Observer(s):   Laurie Goodrich

Date of Submission:   9/28/2015

Submitted by:  Laurie Goodrich


Written Description:    Yes      Photo:     No    Specimen:          No              Recording:    No


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Posted in Accepted, Class III, Completed

186-01-2011 Swainson’s Hawk

After two rounds of voting, several members were still of the opinion that the record was probably correct, but not beyond reasonable doubt.


Species: Swainson’s Hawk           Buteo swainsoni
Date of Sighting:  26 September 2011 to 26 September 2011
County : BERKS
Observer(s): Arlene Koch, Rudy Keller
Date of Submission: 2012
Submitted by: Arlene Koch

Written Description:  Yes                        Photo: No                                  Specimen: No                            Recording: No


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Posted in Completed, Not Accepted

650-01-1995 Townsend’s Solitaire

Townsend’s Solitaire — Hawk Mountain Sanctuary, Berks/Schuylkill Counties; November 13, 1999. Photo by Bill Wallace.

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Posted in Accepted, Class I - Photograph, Completed