Date: 10/4/18 1:38 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Rose Tree Park (04 Oct 2018) 9 Raptors
Rose Tree Park
Media, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Oct 04, 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 0 3 120
Northern Harrier 0 1 12
Mississippi Kite 0 0 0
Bald Eagle 0 7 77
Sharp-shinned Hawk 7 22 195
Cooper's Hawk 0 12 51
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 0 6
Broad-winged Hawk 0 36 1858
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 2 7 113
Merlin 0 2 8
Peregrine Falcon 0 0 4
Unknown Vulture 0 0 0
Unknown Accipiter 0 0 2
Unknown Buteo 0 3 6
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Falcon 0 0 1
Unknown Raptor 0 0 9

Total: 9 93 2464
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Observation start time: 09:00:00
Observation end time: 13:00:00
Total observation time: 4 hours

Official Counter: Bob Kelly

Observers: Gary Becker, Mike Coll

Visitors:
Alan Simon, Karen Serwatka


Weather:
Warm, and slightly humid, with temps in the low 80's Fahrenheit. Winds SW,
up to 7mph. Increasing cloud cover through the day.

Raptor Observations:
Another slow day, with winds not favorable for a good raptor migration.

Non-raptor Observations:
Monarch Butterflies: 38

Predictions:
Northeast winds 5-10mph, with mostly sunny skies, and cooler temps into the
upper 60's Fahrenheit.
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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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