Date: 11/19/20 4:13 am
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Rose Tree Park (18 Nov 2020) 9 Raptors
Rose Tree Park
Media, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Nov 18, 2020
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Turkey Vulture 0 101 704
Black Vulture 0 0 0
Osprey 0 0 103
Northern Harrier 0 10 35
Mississippi Kite 0 0 0
Bald Eagle 0 21 109
Sharp-shinned Hawk 0 54 402
Cooper's Hawk 0 14 97
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 8 89 150
Broad-winged Hawk 0 0 935
Swainson's Hawk 0 0 0
Red-tailed Hawk 1 51 196
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 0 1 3
American Kestrel 0 5 108
Merlin 0 2 17
Peregrine Falcon 0 0 12
Unknown Vulture 0 0 0
Unknown Accipiter 0 3 11
Unknown Buteo 0 5 13
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Falcon 0 1 4
Unknown Raptor 0 0 7

Total: 9 357 2906
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Observation start time: 10:00:00
Observation end time: 14:00:00
Total observation time: 4 hours

Official Counter: Tom Bush

Observers: Alan Simon, Rob Fergus

Weather:
Near freezing temperatures, a strong NW wind and a scarcity of clouds made
for tough hawk watching.

Raptor Observations:
Just some red-shoulders and a single red-tail were moving through. Seven
red-tailed hawks, 1 sharp-shinned hawk and 3 adult bald eagles were felt to
be non-migrants.

Non-raptor Observations:
Multiple flocks of Canada geese were noted. The estimated total was 180
individuals.
Ring-billed gulls-13


Predictions:
Much warmer but relatively strong southerly winds
Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as
high as 20 mph.
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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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