Date: 9/22/18 5:32 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Rose Tree Park (22 Sep 2018) 1272 Raptors
Rose Tree Park
Media, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Sep 22, 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 7 100 100
Northern Harrier 0 2 2
Mississippi Kite 0 0 0
Bald Eagle 7 44 44
Sharp-shinned Hawk 16 57 57
Cooper's Hawk 2 17 17
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 1 1
Broad-winged Hawk 1228 1486 1486
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 10 60 60
Merlin 0 3 3
Peregrine Falcon 1 3 3
Unknown Vulture 0 0 0
Unknown Accipiter 0 0 0
Unknown Buteo 0 2 2
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Falcon 1 1 1
Unknown Raptor 0 3 3

Total: 1272 1781 1781
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Observation start time: 08:00:00
Observation end time: 15:30:00
Total observation time: 7.5 hours

Official Counter: Chris Pugliese, Curt Calafut

Observers:

Visitors:
Observers (specific times not available):
Sam & Judy Mayer, John Mercer, John D'amico, Al Guarente, Chuck Root



Weather:
A gorgeous day with lots of clouds and brisk north winds brought a big push
of broad wings to the site.

Raptor Observations:
1228 broad winged hawks. Not a bad day!

Non-raptor Observations:
Hummingbird sp- 2
Great blue heron- 3
DC cormorant- 2
Monarch butterfly- 100



Predictions:
Rain
NWS: Rain likely, mainly between 8am and 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high
near 67. Northeast wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New
precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
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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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