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. ======================================================================== Report submitted by David Eberly (<david.eberly...>) Rose Tree Park information may be found at: www.rtphawkwatch.org