Date: 10/27/17 2:10 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Rose Tree Park (27 Oct 2017) 82 Raptors
Rose Tree Park
Media, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Oct 27, 2017
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Turkey Vulture 63 406 406
Black Vulture 0 3 3
Osprey 0 18 95
Northern Harrier 0 9 25
Mississippi Kite 0 0 1
Bald Eagle 1 37 98
Sharp-shinned Hawk 8 136 296
Cooper's Hawk 4 78 104
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 21 28
Broad-winged Hawk 0 7 2343
Swainson's Hawk 0 0 0
Red-tailed Hawk 6 19 20
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 0 0 0
American Kestrel 0 58 157
Merlin 0 8 22
Peregrine Falcon 0 9 22
Unknown Vulture 0 0 0
Unknown Accipiter 0 1 3
Unknown Buteo 0 2 5
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Falcon 0 1 2
Unknown Raptor 0 7 10

Total: 82 820 3640
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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: Al Guarente, Bob Kelly, Sarah Busch

Weather:
Started with light frost, but warmed up nicely, into the low 60's. Mostly
sunny with high wispy clouds winds building from a mostly southerly
direction

Raptor Observations:
Second year Bald Eagle at 3:18 EDT

Non-raptor Observations:
Three Monarch Butterfly

Predictions:
Sunny and warmer, high around 64 with wind out of the south around 6 mph
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Report submitted by John Mercer (<mercer1135...>)
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www.rtphawkwatch.org


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