Date: 10/1/18 6:31 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Rose Tree Park (01 Oct 2018) 11 Raptors
Rose Tree Park
Media, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Oct 01, 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 1 1 118
Northern Harrier 0 0 11
Mississippi Kite 0 0 0
Bald Eagle 5 5 75
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2 2 175
Cooper's Hawk 1 1 40
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 0 6
Broad-winged Hawk 1 1 1823
Swainson's Hawk 0 0 0
Red-tailed Hawk 0 0 2
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 0 0 0
American Kestrel 0 0 106
Merlin 1 1 7
Peregrine Falcon 0 0 4
Unknown Vulture 0 0 0
Unknown Accipiter 0 0 2
Unknown Buteo 0 0 3
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Falcon 0 0 1
Unknown Raptor 0 0 9

Total: 11 11 2382
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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.
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Report submitted by Holly Merker (<hcybelle...>)
Rose Tree Park information may be found at:
www.rtphawkwatch.org


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