Date: 9/11/17 2:49 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Bake Oven Knob (11 Sep 2017) 206 Raptors
Bake Oven Knob
2 miles North of Germansville, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Sep 11, 2017
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 4 26 74
Turkey Vulture 5 72 224
Osprey 4 56 112
Bald Eagle 4 43 108
Northern Harrier 0 2 6
Sharp-shinned Hawk 3 34 42
Cooper's Hawk 1 8 12
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 1 2 8
Broad-winged Hawk 178 579 805
Red-tailed Hawk 4 30 76
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 0 0 0
American Kestrel 0 3 10
Merlin 0 3 6
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 30 68

Total: 206 888 1553
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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: Richard, Rob Keith, Scott Keys

Visitors:
Some day hikers and a SOBO through hiker named Russian Jumper.


Weather:
63-72F, clear skies throughout the day with good visibility (20-30 miles).
Winds were light from the SE at 0-3 mph.

Raptor Observations:
Bald Eagle (4): 1349a, 1412u, 1414i, 1423i.
Red-shouldered Hawk flying N at 0954
Local Bald Eagle immature flying N at 1233.

Non-raptor Observations:
Monarch (11), Raven (5), Hummingbird (5), Chimney Swift, American
Goldfinch, Pileated Woodpecker, Chickadee sp, Black-throated Green Warbler,
Black-throated Blue Warbler, Cedar Waxwing, Carolina Wren, Blackburnian
Warbler, Warbling Vireo, Red-eyed Vireo, Northern Parula, Philadelphia
Vireo.

Additional Observers: Dick Tyler, Alan Severance, and Dan Kell.

Predictions:
Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Calm
wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
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Report submitted by Bob Hoopes (<rehoopes...>)
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