Date: 9/22/19 2:19 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Rose Tree Park (22 Sep 2019) 16 Raptors
Rose Tree Park
Media, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Sep 22, 2019
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Turkey Vulture 0 0 0
Black Vulture 0 0 0
Osprey 1 52 56
Northern Harrier 3 3 3
Mississippi Kite 0 0 0
Bald Eagle 0 40 42
Sharp-shinned Hawk 6 117 120
Cooper's Hawk 3 16 16
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 3 3
Broad-winged Hawk 1 172 173
Swainson's Hawk 0 0 0
Red-tailed Hawk 0 2 2
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 0 0 0
American Kestrel 2 26 26
Merlin 0 2 2
Peregrine Falcon 0 2 2
Unknown Vulture 0 0 0
Unknown Accipiter 0 2 2
Unknown Buteo 0 8 8
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Falcon 0 1 1
Unknown Raptor 0 5 5

Total: 16 451 461
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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

Observers: Bob Kelly, Liam Hart

Visitors:
Jeff and Bill


Weather:
Mostly sunny and warm temperature reaching 88F. High thin clouds, wind
mostly in a southerly direction

Raptor Observations:
a Juvenile Bald Eagle was not counted, flying North then an hour later
flying South East

Non-raptor Observations:
2 Ruby-throated Hummingbird
1 Pileated Woodpecker

Predictions:
Similar today but with the potential for clouds to build as the day
progresses. Slightly stronger wind should be out of the South West may
help.
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Report submitted by John Mercer (<mercer1135...>)
Rose Tree Park information may be found at:
www.rtphawkwatch.org


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