Date: 10/29/18 3:30 am
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Rose Tree Park (28 Oct 2018) 9 Raptors
Rose Tree Park
Media, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Oct 28, 2018
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Turkey Vulture 0 128 128
Black Vulture 0 0 0
Osprey 0 22 139
Northern Harrier 2 23 34
Mississippi Kite 0 0 0
Bald Eagle 0 28 98
Sharp-shinned Hawk 5 440 613
Cooper's Hawk 0 64 103
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 47 53
Broad-winged Hawk 0 50 1872
Swainson's Hawk 0 0 0
Red-tailed Hawk 0 26 28
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 0 0 0
American Kestrel 2 72 178
Merlin 0 14 20
Peregrine Falcon 0 11 15
Unknown Vulture 0 0 0
Unknown Accipiter 0 5 7
Unknown Buteo 0 10 13
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Falcon 0 3 4
Unknown Raptor 0 6 15

Total: 9 949 3320
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Observation start time: 08:00:00
Observation end time: 15:00:00
Total observation time: 7 hours

Official Counter: Chuck Root, Sheryl Johnson

Observers: Alan Simon, Bob Kelly, Chris Pugliese

Visitors:
None


Weather:
Overcast, with light winds shifting from SW to NW/WNW towards the end of
the count.

Raptor Observations:
Very slow, but two Northern Harriers were a treat

Non-raptor Observations:
Shorebird sp- 2 (too distant to ID)

Predictions:
Rain in the morning. West winds around 10-15mph, with some much higher
gusts. Temperatures around the mid-fifties Fahrenheit. Partially overcast.
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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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