Observation start time: 07:00:00 Observation end time: 15:00:00 Total observation time: 8 hours
Official Counter: Bob Hoopes
Observers: Ed Wanamaker, Travis Rennig
Visitors: Wyatt Trancham and Sara. Wyatt is now in the Navy based in Charleston, SC, studying to be a submariner. The base was evacuated due to Hurricane Irma so Wyatt used his few days of leave to return home to visit his family, the Lehigh Gap Nature Center and Bake Oven Knob. He looks great!!
Weather: Visibility: 20 miles. Temps: 51-62F. Wind: 3-6 NW. Cloud Cover 0% through noon, then increasing to 40%.
Raptor Observations: Bald Eagle (1): 0911i
Two adult Bald Eagles moving northeast: 1314 and 1409.
Broad-winged Hawks: Of the 182 recorded, 87 were aged and all aged birds were adults except 1.
Predictions: Monday: Sunny, with a high near 76. Calm wind. ======================================================================== Report submitted by Bob Hoopes (<rehoopes...>) Bake Oven Knob information may be found at: www.lgnc.org