Date: 10/17/18 7:34 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Rose Tree Park (17 Oct 2018) 25 Raptors
Rose Tree Park
Media, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Oct 17, 2018
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Turkey Vulture 0 22 22
Black Vulture 0 0 0
Osprey 0 21 138
Northern Harrier 0 10 21
Mississippi Kite 0 0 0
Bald Eagle 1 22 92
Sharp-shinned Hawk 15 268 441
Cooper's Hawk 1 38 77
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 1 14 20
Broad-winged Hawk 0 49 1871
Swainson's Hawk 0 0 0
Red-tailed Hawk 2 5 7
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 0 0 0
American Kestrel 0 52 158
Merlin 0 10 16
Peregrine Falcon 3 10 14
Unknown Vulture 0 0 0
Unknown Accipiter 0 2 4
Unknown Buteo 2 6 9
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Falcon 0 1 2
Unknown Raptor 0 3 12

Total: 25 533 2904
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Observation start time: 08:00:00
Observation end time: 13:00:00
Total observation time: 5 hours

Official Counter: Tom Bush

Observers: Alan Simon, Bill Roache, John D'Amico

Visitors:
Dick Rainer


Weather:
Mostly sunny, clear blue skies, with cooler temperatures and westerly
breezy winds

Raptor Observations:
Good Peregrine Falcon day despite slow results likely due to westerly wind
direction.

Non-raptor Observations:
Monarch Butterflies- 5

Many Chimney Swifts noted

Predictions:
Sunny, with a cold drop in temperatures, with the highs being predicted in
the 40s, and NW winds, 10-15mph with gusts up to 25mph.
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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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