Date: 11/5/19 4:47 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Rocky Ridge (05 Nov 2019) 10 Raptors
Rocky Ridge
York, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Nov 05, 2019
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 0 1 58
Turkey Vulture 0 36 124
Osprey 0 2 57
Bald Eagle 0 7 53
Northern Harrier 1 1 26
Sharp-shinned Hawk 0 13 514
Cooper's Hawk 1 1 38
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 4 6 24
Broad-winged Hawk 0 0 9571
Red-tailed Hawk 3 15 98
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 0 0 0
American Kestrel 0 3 96
Merlin 1 1 16
Peregrine Falcon 0 1 12
Unknown Accipiter 0 0 2
Unknown Buteo 0 0 8
Unknown Falcon 0 0 9
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Raptor 0 0 22

Total: 10 87 10728
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Observation start time: 11:00:00
Observation end time: 14:00:00
Total observation time: 2.03 hours

Official Counter: Andrew Wolfgang

Observers: Chad Erhardt

Visitors:
1, Deb Wolfgang made an appearance today her first time hawkwatching. A few
nice looks at Red-shouldereds.


Weather:
Winds were from the west and light to moderate during the count period.The
high temp during the count was 14 C. There was haze during the count and
95%-100% cloud cover.

Raptor Observations:
A large portion of the migrants recorded today were Red-shouldered Hawks (3
adults, 1 immature heavily streaked below).The count period between
1232-1302 was oddly busy. Merlin, Cooper's, Red-taileds, and Norther
Harrier joining a flight of Red-shouldereds.

Non-raptor Observations:
Blue-headed Vireo-1
Ruby-crowned Kinglet-2
American Robin-18
Eastern Bluebird-2
Common Raven-1

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Report submitted by Andrew Wolfgang (<a19wolfgang...>)


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