Date: 10/24/18 6:21 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Rose Tree Park (24 Oct 2018) 21 Raptors
Rose Tree Park
Media, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Oct 24, 2018
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Turkey Vulture 3 128 128
Black Vulture 0 0 0
Osprey 0 22 139
Northern Harrier 0 19 30
Mississippi Kite 0 0 0
Bald Eagle 1 27 97
Sharp-shinned Hawk 7 418 591
Cooper's Hawk 2 57 96
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 4 33 39
Broad-winged Hawk 0 50 1872
Swainson's Hawk 0 0 0
Red-tailed Hawk 1 20 22
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 0 0 0
American Kestrel 1 70 176
Merlin 0 14 20
Peregrine Falcon 0 11 15
Unknown Vulture 0 0 0
Unknown Accipiter 1 3 5
Unknown Buteo 0 7 10
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Falcon 1 3 4
Unknown Raptor 0 6 15

Total: 21 888 3259
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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, Chuck Root

Weather:
Partly cloudy, clear blue skies, with chilly temperatures and northerly
breezy winds.

Raptor Observations:
A slow day considering good conditions for raptor movement. (TB)

Non-raptor Observations:
Chimney Swifts prevalent in skies

Local Adult Bald Eagles, Cooper’s, Red-shouldered, and Red-tailed Hawks



Predictions:
NW winds, around 5-10mph, with sunny skies.
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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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