Date: 9/18/18 5:22 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Rose Tree Park (18 Sep 2018) 3 Raptors
Rose Tree Park
Media, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Sep 18, 2018
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Turkey Vulture 0 0 0
Black Vulture 0 0 0
Osprey 2 65 65
Northern Harrier 0 2 2
Mississippi Kite 0 0 0
Bald Eagle 0 31 31
Sharp-shinned Hawk 0 18 18
Cooper's Hawk 0 8 8
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 1 1
Broad-winged Hawk 0 57 57
Swainson's Hawk 0 0 0
Red-tailed Hawk 0 2 2
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 0 0 0
American Kestrel 1 31 31
Merlin 0 3 3
Peregrine Falcon 0 0 0
Unknown Vulture 0 0 0
Unknown Accipiter 0 0 0
Unknown Buteo 0 1 1
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Falcon 0 0 0
Unknown Raptor 0 0 0

Total: 3 219 219
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Observation start time: 08:00:00
Observation end time: 11:30:00
Total observation time: 3.5 hours

Official Counter: John Mercer

Observers: Alan Simon, Bob Kelly

Visitors:
Dick Rainier


Weather:
SW winds mostly overcast, warm. Steady rain halted the hawk watching at
12:30 EDT.

Raptor Observations:
Not much happening. 3 migrating raptors.

Non-raptor Observations:
Monarch butterfly: 3
Ruby-throated hummingbird: 1

Predictions:
Potential for a good one.
NWS: Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. North wind 9 to 11 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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