Date: 9/29/19 5:27 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Rose Tree Park (29 Sep 2019) 116 Raptors
Rose Tree Park
Media, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Sep 29, 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 23 92 96
Northern Harrier 2 9 9
Mississippi Kite 0 0 0
Bald Eagle 13 61 63
Sharp-shinned Hawk 22 204 207
Cooper's Hawk 6 27 27
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 5 8 8
Broad-winged Hawk 25 296 297
Swainson's Hawk 0 0 0
Red-tailed Hawk 1 4 4
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 0 0 0
American Kestrel 14 60 60
Merlin 1 4 4
Peregrine Falcon 1 5 5
Unknown Vulture 0 0 0
Unknown Accipiter 1 3 3
Unknown Buteo 1 9 9
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Falcon 0 1 1
Unknown Raptor 1 6 6

Total: 116 789 799
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Observation start time: 08:00:00
Observation end time: 16:00:00
Total observation time: 8 hours

Official Counter: Chris Pugliese, Chuck Root

Observers: Bob Kelly, Chris Pugliese, Chuck Root, Jamie Pugliese,
John D'Amico

Visitors:
Emily, Bob and Rini from Media


Weather:
Nice mix of clouds and sun temperature just making 80F. Winds between ENE
and N 7 to 15 mph

Raptor Observations:
Winds finally gave us some raptors to count, fairly good day today

Non-raptor Observations:
Double-crested Cormorant - 42
Common Raven - 4 They came by several times

Predictions:
Mostly cloudy and cooler, temperatures only in the low 70's, but winds will
be from the ESE will most likely slow the movement for us.
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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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