Date: 9/20/18 5:11 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Rose Tree Park (20 Sep 2018) 10 Raptors
Rose Tree Park
Media, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Sep 20, 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 4 80 80
Northern Harrier 0 2 2
Mississippi Kite 0 0 0
Bald Eagle 1 37 37
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1 41 41
Cooper's Hawk 0 15 15
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 1 1
Broad-winged Hawk 3 256 256
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 0 48 48
Merlin 0 3 3
Peregrine Falcon 0 0 0
Unknown Vulture 0 0 0
Unknown Accipiter 0 0 0
Unknown Buteo 0 2 2
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Falcon 0 0 0
Unknown Raptor 1 3 3

Total: 10 490 490
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Observation start time: 11:30:00
Observation end time: 15:00:00
Total observation time: 3.5 hours

Official Counter: Dave Eberly

Observers: Al Guarente, Bob Kelly

Visitors:
None


Weather:
Except for a few all too brief breaks in the clouds the afternoon was
mostly overcast and what winds there were came from the SSE and S. Not
great raptor migration conditions. The monarchs were doing fine however.

Raptor Observations:
Just a few migrants and a couple of the usual locals.

Non-raptor Observations:
Monarch butterflies: 29
Double crested cormorant: 1

Predictions:
South winds and clouds tomorrow. High 79
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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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