Date: 10/6/17 2:14 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Rose Tree Park (06 Oct 2017) 12 Raptors
Rose Tree Park
Media, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Oct 06, 2017
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Turkey Vulture 0 1 1
Black Vulture 0 0 0
Osprey 0 4 81
Northern Harrier 0 2 18
Mississippi Kite 0 0 1
Bald Eagle 0 2 63
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2 7 167
Cooper's Hawk 2 4 30
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 2 9
Broad-winged Hawk 0 6 2342
Swainson's Hawk 0 0 0
Red-tailed Hawk 0 0 1
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 0 0 0
American Kestrel 7 11 110
Merlin 0 1 15
Peregrine Falcon 0 2 15
Unknown Vulture 0 0 0
Unknown Accipiter 0 0 2
Unknown Buteo 0 0 3
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Falcon 0 0 1
Unknown Raptor 1 1 4

Total: 12 43 2863
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Observation start time: 08:00:00
Observation end time: 15:00:00
Total observation time: 7 hours

Official Counter: John Mercer

Observers:

Visitors:
Rick and Ellie Wolf, Mike Mostello and Brian Quindlen arrived just as the
watch was closing down.


Weather:
Mostly sunny and hot with light SW winds, clouds advancing from SW to NE as
the day progressed

Raptor Observations:
Six Kestrel in the last hour, the rest of the day was extremely slow

Non-raptor Observations:
Two Caspian Tern, 36 Monarch Butterfly

Predictions:
Warm and muggy with clouds ad sun, high around 83 degrees F, winds South 8
mph
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Report submitted by John Mercer (<mercer1135...>)
Rose Tree Park information may be found at:
www.rtphawkwatch.org


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