Date: 9/4/17 2:53 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Bake Oven Knob (04 Sep 2017) 83 Raptors
Bake Oven Knob
2 miles North of Germansville, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Sep 04, 2017
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 2 8 56
Turkey Vulture 18 34 186
Osprey 6 18 74
Bald Eagle 3 9 74
Northern Harrier 0 1 5
Sharp-shinned Hawk 3 8 16
Cooper's Hawk 0 2 6
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 1 1 7
Broad-winged Hawk 40 66 292
Red-tailed Hawk 1 15 61
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 0 0 0
American Kestrel 0 0 7
Merlin 0 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 9 18 56

Total: 83 181 846
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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, Kathie Romano, Rob Keith, Scott Keys

Visitors:
A lot of day hikers.


Weather:
65-75F, early morning fog caused poor visibility. Day turned to mostly
clear skies with improved visibility and winds from the WSW at 3-7 mph.

Raptor Observations:
Bald Eagle (3): 1211a, 1213i, 1315a.
Two local adult Bald Eagles flying E at 1310.

Non-raptor Observations:
Hummingbird (14), Monarch (15), Raven (1), Blackburnian Warbler, Scarlet
Tanager, Black-throated Green Warbler, Chestnut-sided Warbler, Tree
Swallow, Magnolia Warbler.

Additional Observers: Frank Romano

Predictions:
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5pm. Increasing clouds, with
a high near 81. Southwest wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
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Report submitted by Bob Hoopes (<rehoopes...>)
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www.lgnc.org


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