Date: 9/20/18 5:09 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Rocky Ridge (20 Sep 2018) 402 Raptors
Rocky Ridge
York, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Sep 20, 2018
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 0 0 0
Turkey Vulture 0 0 0
Osprey 10 38 40
Bald Eagle 0 10 11
Northern Harrier 1 6 6
Sharp-shinned Hawk 18 113 113
Cooper's Hawk 0 1 2
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 2 2
Broad-winged Hawk 371 2396 2396
Red-tailed Hawk 0 0 0
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 0 0 0
American Kestrel 2 80 80
Merlin 0 0 0
Peregrine Falcon 0 1 1
Unknown Accipiter 0 0 0
Unknown Buteo 0 0 0
Unknown Falcon 0 0 0
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Raptor 0 4 4
Mississippi Kite 0 1 1

Total: 402 2652 2656
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Observation start time: 09:00:00
Observation end time: 17:00:00
Total observation time: 8 hours

Official Counter: Randy Phillips

Observers: Alice Frick, Bernie Frick, Chuck Berthoud, Fred Yost,
Ken Orvis, Phil Keener

Visitors:
5


Weather:
Very hazy early in the count and overcast skies. Skies cleared in the
afternoon to about 50% cloud cover. Humid with a high of about 28 C.

Raptor Observations:
A few nice kettles of Broad-winged Hawks passed by the lookout mostly
between 13:00-17:00.

Non-raptor Observations:

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Report submitted by Andrew Wolfgang (<a19wolfgang...>)


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