Observation start time: 09:00:00 Observation end time: 13:00:00 Total observation time: 4 hours
Official Counter: Bill Cranny
Observers: Bob Kelly
Visitors: Jack McKnight
Weather: Sunny with little cloud cover, and winds out of the S for the count period.
Raptor Observations: We have reduced count hours during the week in October, 10am EDT until 2EDT. Our flight was not heavy today, but five Bald Eagles were a treat.
Non-raptor Observations: numerous Chimney Swifts in the sky all day, and many dragonflies as well (Common Green Darners and Black Saddlebags, especially noted). Monarchs- 7
Predictions: Winds out of the SSW, and cloudy, with warmer temps, and increased humidity. ======================================================================== Report submitted by Holly Merker (<hcybelle...>) Rose Tree Park information may be found at: www.rtphawkwatch.org