Date: 10/10/18 4:39 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Rocky Ridge (10 Oct 2018) 4 Raptors
Rocky Ridge
York, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Oct 10, 2018
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 0 0 0
Turkey Vulture 0 0 0
Osprey 0 1 48
Bald Eagle 2 2 20
Northern Harrier 0 1 13
Sharp-shinned Hawk 0 20 237
Cooper's Hawk 0 2 9
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 2 5
Broad-winged Hawk 0 10 2807
Red-tailed Hawk 0 2 4
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 0 0 0
American Kestrel 1 3 103
Merlin 0 0 0
Peregrine Falcon 0 0 2
Unknown Accipiter 0 0 0
Unknown Buteo 0 0 0
Unknown Falcon 0 0 0
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Raptor 1 1 7
Mississippi Kite 0 0 1

Total: 4 44 3256
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Observation start time: 10:15:00
Observation end time: 14:00:00
Total observation time: 3.75 hours

Official Counter: Phil Keener

Observers:

Visitors:
1


Weather:
Warm day with partial cloud cover and a light south wind. Haze caused
visibility to be fair at about 20 miles.

Raptor Observations:
Few migrants recorded at Rocky Ridge.

Non-raptor Observations:
A Common Raven was observed at the lookout today.

Predictions:
Friday (10/12) could be a good day at the lookout. Hope to see you there.
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Report submitted by Andrew Wolfgang (<a19wolfgang...>)


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