Date: 10/23/19 6:06 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Rocky Ridge (23 Oct 2019) 57 Raptors
Rocky Ridge
York, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Oct 23, 2019
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 4 6 6
Turkey Vulture 0 9 12
Osprey 0 7 55
Bald Eagle 6 14 43
Northern Harrier 1 9 25
Sharp-shinned Hawk 32 208 484
Cooper's Hawk 3 13 32
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 6 15
Broad-winged Hawk 0 5 9571
Red-tailed Hawk 8 33 68
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 0 0 0
American Kestrel 1 30 91
Merlin 1 5 13
Peregrine Falcon 0 1 10
Unknown Accipiter 0 0 2
Unknown Buteo 1 3 8
Unknown Falcon 0 4 8
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Raptor 0 3 20

Total: 57 356 10463
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Observation start time: 10:00:00
Observation end time: 16:00:00
Total observation time: 6 hours

Official Counter: Phil Keener

Observers: Chad Erhardt, Dean Newhouse, Jim Wendt, Norma Newhouse

Visitors:
9 visitors and Steve Kleiman



Weather:
Winds out of the west picked up as the day went on.
Cloud cover was 15% most of the day



Raptor Observations:
Good mix of raptors 4BV 6BE 1NH 32SS 3CH 8RT 1AK 1ML 1UB
Local BE,RT,CH and Vultures were active

Non-raptor Observations:
1 Monarch
AMCR
CORA
NOFL
RBWO
WTSP
BLJA
EABL
TRES

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Report submitted by Parks Volunteer (<parks...>)


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