Date: 9/5/17 2:24 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Bake Oven Knob (05 Sep 2017) 14 Raptors
Bake Oven Knob
2 miles North of Germansville, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Sep 05, 2017
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 0 8 56
Turkey Vulture 6 40 192
Osprey 1 19 75
Bald Eagle 0 9 74
Northern Harrier 0 1 5
Sharp-shinned Hawk 5 13 21
Cooper's Hawk 0 2 6
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 1 7
Broad-winged Hawk 0 66 292
Red-tailed Hawk 0 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 2 20 58

Total: 14 195 860
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Observation start time: 07:30:00
Observation end time: 15:15:00
Total observation time: 7.75 hours

Official Counter: Chelsea Johnson

Observers: Devin Kline, Ed Wanamaker, Rob Keith

Visitors:
Some day hikers and too many flying ants.


Weather:
68-77F, humid and very hazy morning with poor visibility (1-3 miles).
Winds from SW increased in speed throughout the day (3-8 mph).

Raptor Observations:


Non-raptor Observations:
Monarch (4), Hummingbird (5), Raven (5), Pileated Woodpecker, Mourning
Dove, Cedar Waxwing.

Additional Observers: Cheryl Kunkle

Predictions:
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then showers likely. High
near 63. Calm wind becoming north around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of
precipitation is 90%. 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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