Date: 9/7/17 2:58 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Bake Oven Knob (07 Sep 2017) 27 Raptors
Bake Oven Knob
2 miles North of Germansville, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Sep 07, 2017
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 2 10 58
Turkey Vulture 8 48 200
Osprey 7 26 82
Bald Eagle 6 15 80
Northern Harrier 0 1 5
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2 15 23
Cooper's Hawk 0 2 6
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 1 7
Broad-winged Hawk 1 67 293
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 1 21 59

Total: 27 222 887
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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, Rob Keith, Ron Hillegass, Scott Keys

Visitors:
Some day hikers and two SOBO hikers named Juice Box and Achilles.


Weather:
59-68F, heavy morning fog with complete cloud cover. As day progressed,
cloud cover decreased and visibility improved. A light W wind was present
throughout the day (2-6 mph).

Raptor Observations:
Bald Eagle (6): 1003a, 1004i, 1006a, 1110a, 1211a, 1315i.

Non-raptor Observations:
Hummingbird (2), Monarch (10), Raven (3), Black-throated Blue Warbler, Blue
Jay, Pileated Woodpecker, Scarlet Tanager, Cedar Waxwing, Chimney Swift,
American Crow, Tree Swallow, Chickadee sp, American Redstart, Magnolia
Warbler

Predictions:
A chance of showers, mainly after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
West wind 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Report submitted by Bob Hoopes (<rehoopes...>)
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