Date: 3/26/18 8:37 pm
From: SUE RICCIARDI <susiericc...>
Subject: [MDBirding] Fort Smallwood Park Monday, March 26, 2018 374 Raptors
Fort Smallwood Park

Pasadena, Maryland, USA

Daily Raptor Counts: Mar 26, 2018

Species

Day's Count

Month Total

Season Total

Black Vulture

59

121

151

Turkey Vulture

244

3020

3218

Osprey

59

251

251

Bald Eagle

0

32

34

Northern Harrier

0

2

2

Sharp-shinned Hawk

4

41

41

Cooper's Hawk

2

79

79

Northern Goshawk

0

0

0

Red-shouldered Hawk

5

95

101

Broad-winged Hawk

0

0

0

Red-tailed Hawk

1

43

52

Rough-legged Hawk

0

0

0

Golden Eagle

0

0

0

American Kestrel

0

6

7

Merlin

0

6

6

Peregrine Falcon

0

0

0

Unknown Accipiter

0

0

0

Unknown Buteo

0

1

3

Unknown Falcon

0

0

0

Unknown Eagle

0

0

0

Unknown Raptor

0

0

0

Total:

374

3697

3945



Observation start time:

9:15 am

Observation end time:

5:00 pm Daylight Time

Total observation time:

7.75 hours

Official Counter

Sue Ricciardi

Observers:

Alan Young, Chris Reed, Sue Young


Weather:
Mostly sunny; 37-46 degrees; good visibility; winds easterly,
often with a northeast component, 10-14 mph

Raptor Observations:
A third day of vultures and Ospreys

Non-raptor Observations:

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Report submitted by Sue Ricciardi (<susiericc...>)
Fort Smallwood Park information may be found at:
http://www.mdbirds.org/sites/mdsites/hawks/hawkwatch.html
More information at hawkcount.org: [Site Profile] [Day Summary] [Month
Summary]

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Site Description
Fort Smallwood Park is located on the western shore of Chesapeake
Bay at the
mouth of the Patapsco River, 11 miles south of Baltimore, MD. Best
winds are
from the southwest.

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