Date: 10/31/20 4:59 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Rose Tree Park (31 Oct 2020) 228 Raptors
Rose Tree Park
Media, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Oct 31, 2020
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Turkey Vulture 151 603 603
Black Vulture 0 0 0
Osprey 0 29 103
Northern Harrier 1 21 25
Mississippi Kite 0 0 0
Bald Eagle 0 23 88
Sharp-shinned Hawk 24 268 348
Cooper's Hawk 3 56 83
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 11 54 61
Broad-winged Hawk 1 27 935
Swainson's Hawk 0 0 0
Red-tailed Hawk 33 143 145
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 2 2 2
American Kestrel 1 55 103
Merlin 0 10 15
Peregrine Falcon 0 8 12
Unknown Vulture 0 0 0
Unknown Accipiter 1 6 8
Unknown Buteo 0 5 8
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Falcon 0 2 3
Unknown Raptor 0 3 7

Total: 228 1315 2549
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Observation start time: 08:00:00
Observation end time: 15:00:00
Total observation time: 7 hours

Official Counter: Bob Kelly, Chris Pugliese

Observers: Al Guarente, Alan Simon, Bob Kelly, Chris Pugliese,
John Mercer

Visitors:
Kevin


Weather:
Cold, with no clouds to start, but nice cloud cover as the day progressed.
Winds NE building, then diminishing as the day progressed

Raptor Observations:
Golden Eagles were together interacting with one another

Non-raptor Observations:
Over 200 Canada Geese, about 1200 Blackbirds, 3 Double-crested Cormorant,
20 Pine Siskins, one Common Raven and 5 Common Loons

Predictions:
We may get some of the watch in in the morning, but it looks like the
afternoon will be a wash out
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Report submitted by John Mercer (<mercer1135...>)
Rose Tree Park information may be found at:
www.rtphawkwatch.org


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