Date: 9/21/18 2:29 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Rose Tree Park (21 Sep 2018) 19 Raptors
Rose Tree Park
Media, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Sep 21, 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 13 93 93
Northern Harrier 0 2 2
Mississippi Kite 0 0 0
Bald Eagle 0 37 37
Sharp-shinned Hawk 0 41 41
Cooper's Hawk 0 15 15
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 1 1
Broad-winged Hawk 2 258 258
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 2 50 50
Merlin 0 3 3
Peregrine Falcon 2 2 2
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 0 3 3

Total: 19 509 509
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Observation start time: 08:00:00
Observation end time: 15:00:00
Total observation time: 7 hours

Official Counter: Bob Kelly, John Mercer

Observers: Bob Kelly, John Mercer, Rob Fergus

Visitors:
Alan Simon, Dick Rainer


Weather:
Cloudy most of the day, temperature in the low to mid 70's, winds fairly
strong but from the south or southwest all day

Raptor Observations:


Non-raptor Observations:
5 Monarch Butterfly

Predictions:
Saturday should be better than today. The winds will shift to the North in
the 8 to 14 mph range with intermittent sun and clouds. Sun may finally
bring the Broadwings through.
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Report submitted by John Mercer (<mercer1135...>)
Rose Tree Park information may be found at:
www.rtphawkwatch.org


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