Date: 1/18/19 3:42 pm
From: Kim Steininger <kim.steininger...>
Subject: WRS - Southern Chester County
Sharon Helmerich and I did my Southern Chester County WRS today. We were really happy to find nine Red-shouldered Hawks! I started this route in 2013 and this is the first year with no kestrels or Cooper’s Hawks and the second year with no harriers.

County - Southern Chester
Date - 1/18/2019
Observers- Kim Steininger, Sharon Helmerich
Total time actually surveying Hours:Minutes- 6 hours, 5 mins
Start time/End time - 10:15-15:20
Miles on route - 68.6

# Harriers

# Red-tails - 12 (7 adult, 1 immature, 4 ND)

# Rough-legs- Light/Dark

# Kestrels- M/F/ND-

# TVs - 66
# BVs - 19

Red-shoulders - 9 (8 adult, 1 immature)
Bald Eagles- Ad/Imm. - 1 adult

Other raptors - 1 Merlin

Shrikes?

Avg Temp.- 34
Clear/Pt cloudy/Cloudy- cloudy with fog for first hour
Wind - Light/medium/strong- light
Avg Snow cover depth - 1/2”
 
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