Date: 10/24/19 1:26 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Rose Tree Park (24 Oct 2019) 30 Raptors
Rose Tree Park
Media, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Oct 24, 2019
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Turkey Vulture 25 148 148
Black Vulture 0 0 0
Osprey 0 20 117
Northern Harrier 0 4 14
Mississippi Kite 0 0 0
Bald Eagle 1 27 90
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2 165 379
Cooper's Hawk 0 46 73
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 14 22
Broad-winged Hawk 0 13 314
Swainson's Hawk 0 0 0
Red-tailed Hawk 2 28 32
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 0 0 0
American Kestrel 0 28 92
Merlin 0 2 6
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 6 12

Total: 30 505 1321
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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, Bob Kelly, Dave Eberly

Visitors:
Ralph Eckardt, Robin Queenan


Weather:
Clear skies, temps in the 60s, gentle S SW wind was picking up some in the
afternoon

Raptor Observations:
Non-migrating raptors counted were
Red-tailed hawk (10)
Bald eagle (4)- all adults
Red-shouldered hawk (3)
Cooper's hawk (1)
Black vulture (15) in a kettle over the reservoir


Non-raptor Observations:
Fish crow (12)
White-throated sparrow (1)
Eastern Phoebe (1)

Predictions:
Partly sunny, with a high near 67. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in
the afternoon.
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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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