Date: 10/18/19 2:59 am
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Rose Tree Park (17 Oct 2019) 13 Raptors
Rose Tree Park
Media, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Oct 17, 2019
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Turkey Vulture 8 41 41
Black Vulture 0 0 0
Osprey 0 17 114
Northern Harrier 0 4 14
Mississippi Kite 0 0 0
Bald Eagle 0 18 81
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1 122 336
Cooper's Hawk 1 39 66
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 1 10 18
Broad-winged Hawk 0 13 314
Swainson's Hawk 0 0 0
Red-tailed Hawk 2 6 10
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 0 0 0
American Kestrel 0 23 87
Merlin 0 1 5
Peregrine Falcon 0 2 7
Unknown Vulture 0 0 0
Unknown Accipiter 0 0 3
Unknown Buteo 0 0 9
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Falcon 0 2 3
Unknown Raptor 0 4 10

Total: 13 302 1118
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Observation start time: 09:00:00
Observation end time: 13:00:00
Total observation time: 4 hours

Official Counter: Tom Bush

Observers: Alan Simon

Visitors:
Mike Gallagher


Weather:
Mostly cloudy with strong NW winds into the 30s mph in the wake of
yesterday's noreaster. There was an uncomfortable wind chill despite
temperatures in the 50s.

Raptor Observations:
Not much of a migratory flight over the site. A number of local red-tails
and one or two adult bald eagles were seen but did not appear to be
migrating.

Non-raptor Observations:
Some tree swallows were braving the winds.

Predictions:
Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. Northwest wind 9 to 14 mph.
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Report submitted by David Eberly (<david.eberly...>)
Rose Tree Park information may be found at:
www.rtphawkwatch.org


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