Date: 10/21/18 5:29 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Rose Tree Park (21 Oct 2018) 89 Raptors
Rose Tree Park
Media, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Oct 21, 2018
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Turkey Vulture 25 125 125
Black Vulture 0 0 0
Osprey 0 21 138
Northern Harrier 0 17 28
Mississippi Kite 0 0 0
Bald Eagle 0 26 96
Sharp-shinned Hawk 42 384 557
Cooper's Hawk 9 50 89
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 4 24 30
Broad-winged Hawk 0 50 1872
Swainson's Hawk 0 0 0
Red-tailed Hawk 6 12 14
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 0 0 0
American Kestrel 3 66 172
Merlin 0 11 17
Peregrine Falcon 0 11 15
Unknown Vulture 0 0 0
Unknown Accipiter 0 2 4
Unknown Buteo 0 6 9
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Falcon 0 2 3
Unknown Raptor 0 5 14

Total: 89 812 3183
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Observation start time: 07:00:00
Observation end time: 15:00:00
Total observation time: 8 hours

Official Counter: Chuck Root, Sheryl Johnson

Observers: Al Guarente, Alan Simon, Chris Pugliese, Chuck Root

Visitors:
Jack McNight


Weather:
Blustery winds, up to 20mph, mostly from the N, but shifting to the NW in
the later part of the count day. Temps in the low to mid-forties
Fahrenheit.

Raptor Observations:
Not counted as migrants:
TUVU- 12
BLVU- 4
Red-tailed- 3
Red-shouldered- 2
Cooper's Hawk- 1

Non-raptor Observations:
Canada Goose- 242
Double-crested Cormorants- 35
Common Loon- 3
Ring-billed Gull- 9
Chimney Swift- 11

No Monarches

Predictions:
SW winds and sunny skies, with winds around 5-10mph. Temps in the low 50s
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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