Observation start time: 09:00:00 Observation end time: 15:00:00 Total observation time: 6 hours
Official Counter: Bob Kelly, Chuck Root
Observers: Al Guarente, Bob Kelly, Chuck Root, Debbie Beer, Judy Mayer
Visitors: Sam Mayer
Weather: Mostly clear skies. Brisk N & NW winds Temp 45 F in the morning reaching 50F by mid afternoon
Raptor Observations: A distant Northern Goshawk flying with a red-tailed hawk was seen at 11:50 by several observers and identified by Al Guarente. This bird has become rare at our site. One was spotted last year on 11/18/18. The previous sightings before that were 2 individuals in 2013 and 2 in 2014. Fourteen goshawks were reported over our site in 2006.
Non-raptor Observations: Common Loon (4)
Predictions: Skies about the same and a little warmer. Winds will start off calm then become southerly. Sunny, with a high near 57. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon. ======================================================================== Report submitted by David Eberly (<david.eberly...>) Rose Tree Park information may be found at: www.rtphawkwatch.org