Date: 11/4/17 5:25 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Rose Tree Park (04 Nov 2017) 145 Raptors
Rose Tree Park
Media, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Nov 04, 2017
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Turkey Vulture 115 124 589
Black Vulture 0 0 3
Osprey 0 1 96
Northern Harrier 0 1 28
Mississippi Kite 0 0 1
Bald Eagle 4 5 105
Sharp-shinned Hawk 9 25 338
Cooper's Hawk 4 4 111
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 6 7 35
Broad-winged Hawk 0 0 2343
Swainson's Hawk 0 0 0
Red-tailed Hawk 7 9 34
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 0 0 0
American Kestrel 0 0 157
Merlin 0 0 23
Peregrine Falcon 0 0 22
Unknown Vulture 0 0 0
Unknown Accipiter 0 0 3
Unknown Buteo 0 0 5
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Falcon 0 0 2
Unknown Raptor 0 0 10

Total: 145 176 3905
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Observation start time: 08:00:00
Observation end time: 15:00:00
Total observation time: 7 hours

Official Counter: Chris Pugliese, Curt Calafut

Observers: Bob Kelly, Chuck Root, Judy Mayer

Visitors:
Sam Meyer

Lots of classic cars


Weather:
Mostly cloudy. Decent NE winds turned easterly to south through the day

Raptor Observations:
A good push of vultures dominated the count. A nice variety of raptors
moving through.
Bald Eagles:
adult: 11:22, 1:25 EDT
3rd year: 9:05 EDT
juvenile: 12:12 EDT


Non-raptor Observations:
Common Loon: 1
Monarch butterfly: 6

Predictions:
Mixed-not promising: Areas of drizzle with a chance of rain before 11am,
then a chance of rain, mainly between 11am and 1pm. Areas of fog between
8am and 11am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 66. Southeast wind around
7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less
than a tenth of an inch possible.-NWS
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Report submitted by David Eberly (<david.eberly...>)
Rose Tree Park information may be found at:
www.rtphawkwatch.org


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