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Why would anyone climb a besmirched Vulture roosting tower on this mountain (Purgatory)?
Who would have the gumption to make that climb?
She was, and we are, part of this: HMANA
Current Count From HAWKCOUNT For Harvey's Knob
Harvey's Knob Data with Tables and Graphs From 1977 through 2014 as Developed By Baron and Bill Can Be Found
To see Current Radar, Airport
Bald Eagle Count as of 9/29/15 = 76
On 9/29/13 (the record year) = 75
Osprey total last year (2014) = 90
As of 9/29/15 = 111
(Record = 230 in 2006)
Bad video of a good Kettle!
EOS, if bored.....
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Harvey's Knob Hawkwatch
A Challenge To HK HAWKWATCHERS
Early Eagle Over the Valley
Name This HAWK
(At comments below photo)
Track About 30 Ospreys With the Free APP: "Animal Tracker"
Track 5 Ospreys Migrating to South AMERICA
David Holt's Proposal To Explain Stimuli for Broadwing Hawk Migration
David Holt POEM : "THE MISSING FLIGHT"
See what might be coming by timely reports from other
Hawkwatches (like Rockfish on Afton Mountain):
Other Hawkwatch Counts at
Listing of Recent Virginia Bird SIGHTINGS
(including hawks and hawkwatches)
If you want to see when the hawks are likely to be at Harvey's Knob, go HERE, select "Migration Timing" and page down to the bottom.
Video (5 Min.) of a walk on the entire Appalachian Trail!
(If you find Harvey's Knob, please note the time!)
Hawkwatcher comments about OPTICS
Leftovers from the Great Year 2013 HERE
(Here's a song about Redtail Hawk!)
Name that bird:
Baron & Bill's Knob HistoricalDATA
For record high and lows, averages, time graphs of species over the past six years, go
(and scroll down)
What is a BUZZARD?
11/5/11 Immature Golden Eagle
Captured by Dave B.
This By Dave Same Day:
More From Dave:
ID Class: This is not an
9/30/11 A different day:
(Click for a large version)
Purgatory: TS IDA
Bald vs Golden EAGLE
Osprey In Action
Here's another from Mark of our favorite insect:
Coming soon: Counters Friends Identifying Hawks Woodpecker Ridge Nature Center KnobLore Photos Clouds, Weather and Hawks. Harveys Knob highest yearly counts by species: Records Peregrinations
Saw this Osprey and Moon 4/6/08:
(Click on it!)
Bill Tucker was taking this photo of an Accipiter and the Moon when I photographed him below:
Unwelcome Guest (Us?)
The Year 2012 was Dedicated to
Directions to Harveys Knob: