Date: 10/30/17 4:11 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Rose Tree Park (30 Oct 2017) 13 Raptors
Rose Tree Park
Media, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Oct 30, 2017
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Turkey Vulture 0 465 465
Black Vulture 0 3 3
Osprey 0 18 95
Northern Harrier 0 9 25
Mississippi Kite 0 0 1
Bald Eagle 0 37 98
Sharp-shinned Hawk 11 151 311
Cooper's Hawk 0 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 2 21 22
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: 13 896 3716
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Observation start time: 08:00:00
Observation end time: 15:00:00
Total observation time: 7 hours

Official Counter: Bill Cranny, Tom Bush

Observers: Al Guarente, Mike Cosgrove

Visitors:
Bel Broadley, Alison Barnes, Karen Serwatka, Sarah Buocus- Neto


Weather:
Blustery winds, from the W and NW, and up to 30mph, sometimes gusting
stronger. Clouds scattering through the day.

Raptor Observations:
Sharpies were the most noticeable migrant

Non-raptor Observations:
No Monarchs noted today!

Ring-billed Gulls heading S from Reservoir

American Robins in flocks
Common Grackles in flocks

Predictions:
Sun all day! No clouds. West winds around 10mph, or slightly higher.
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Report submitted by Holly Merker (<hcybelle...>)
Rose Tree Park information may be found at:
www.rtphawkwatch.org


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