Date: 11/7/17 5:55 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Rose Tree Park (07 Nov 2017) 179 Raptors
Rose Tree Park
Media, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Nov 07, 2017
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Turkey Vulture 136 260 725
Black Vulture 0 0 3
Osprey 0 1 96
Northern Harrier 0 5 32
Mississippi Kite 0 0 1
Bald Eagle 2 8 108
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1 31 344
Cooper's Hawk 3 10 117
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 12 40
Broad-winged Hawk 0 0 2343
Swainson's Hawk 0 0 0
Red-tailed Hawk 28 40 65
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 9 9 14
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Falcon 0 0 2
Unknown Raptor 0 0 10

Total: 179 376 4105
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Observation start time: 09:00:00
Observation end time: 13:00:00
Total observation time: 4 hours

Official Counter: Bob Kelly, Bruce Childs

Observers: Bob Kelly, Mike Cosgrove

Weather:
cloudy with gentle NE wind and Temps in mid to upper 40sF. Rain ended the
count at 1 pm.

Raptor Observations:
It was a day for turkey vultures and red-tailed hawks.
A group of unidentified buteos were seen in a distant kettle. The observer
could not commit to a species.

Non-raptor Observations:
common raven: 2
common loon: 8
Canada goose: 74

Predictions:
Partly sunny, with a high near 51. North wind 7 to 10 mph.
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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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