Date: 9/1/17 2:34 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Bake Oven Knob (01 Sep 2017) 63 Raptors
Bake Oven Knob
2 miles North of Germansville, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Sep 01, 2017
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 5 5 53
Turkey Vulture 7 7 159
Osprey 3 3 59
Bald Eagle 5 5 70
Northern Harrier 0 0 4
Sharp-shinned Hawk 5 5 13
Cooper's Hawk 2 2 6
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 0 6
Broad-winged Hawk 16 16 242
Red-tailed Hawk 12 12 58
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 0 0 0
American Kestrel 0 0 7
Merlin 1 1 4
Peregrine Falcon 0 0 1
Unknown Accipiter 0 0 0
Unknown Buteo 0 0 0
Unknown Falcon 0 0 1
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Raptor 7 7 45

Total: 63 63 728
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Observation start time: 07:30:00
Observation end time: 15:30:00
Total observation time: 8 hours

Official Counter: Chelsea Johnson

Observers: Ed Wanamaker, Oke Schwandt, Rob Keith, Ron Hillegass

Visitors:
Some day hikers.


Weather:
55-68F, mostly cloudy throughout the day with NW winds between 5-12 mph.

Raptor Observations:
Bald Eagle (5): 0835i, 0836a, 0845a, 1110a, 1112a.

2 local immature Bald Eagles flying N at 1138

Non-raptor Observations:
Hummingbird (2), Raven (2), Cormorant (8), Monarch (2), Cedar Waxwing,
American Goldfinch, Tree Swallow, Chimney Swift, Warbling Vireo, Chickadee
sp, Black-throated Blue Warbler, Black-throated Green Warbler, Scarlet
Tanager.

Additional Observers: Dave Laibert and Andrew from Easton

Predictions:
A chance of rain after 9am. Cloudy, with a high near 66. East wind around 7
mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than
a tenth of an inch possible.
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Report submitted by Bob Hoopes (<rehoopes...>)
Bake Oven Knob information may be found at:
www.lgnc.org
 
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