Date: 10/14/19 4:36 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Rocky Ridge (14 Oct 2019) 10 Raptors
Rocky Ridge
York, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Oct 14, 2019
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 0 2 2
Turkey Vulture 0 9 12
Osprey 0 7 55
Bald Eagle 0 2 31
Northern Harrier 0 8 24
Sharp-shinned Hawk 7 148 424
Cooper's Hawk 0 8 27
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 5 14
Broad-winged Hawk 0 5 9571
Red-tailed Hawk 1 6 41
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 0 0 0
American Kestrel 2 27 88
Merlin 0 1 9
Peregrine Falcon 0 1 10
Unknown Accipiter 0 0 2
Unknown Buteo 0 1 6
Unknown Falcon 0 4 8
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Raptor 0 3 20

Total: 10 237 10344
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Observation start time: 10:00:00
Observation end time: 14:00:00
Total observation time: 4 hours

Official Counter: Fred Paley

Observers: Jim Wendt, Steve K.

Visitors:
Al and Dottie birders from East Berlin visited.
Many children who were off for the day.


Weather:
A light wind out of the west with mild temperatures and a cloudless sky.

Raptor Observations:
10 migrating birds
Local birds were active Red Tailed Hawks, Vultures, Bald Eagles

Non-raptor Observations:
A few Monarchs, Blue Jays and a Northern Flicker
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Report submitted by Parks Volunteer (<parks...>)


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