Date: 9/23/17 2:35 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Bake Oven Knob (23 Sep 2017) 76 Raptors
Bake Oven Knob
2 miles North of Germansville, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Sep 23, 2017
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 1 72 120
Turkey Vulture 6 154 306
Osprey 5 149 205
Bald Eagle 5 95 160
Northern Harrier 2 12 16
Sharp-shinned Hawk 9 259 267
Cooper's Hawk 9 46 50
Northern Goshawk 0 1 1
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 4 10
Broad-winged Hawk 31 8626 8852
Red-tailed Hawk 1 58 104
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 0 0 0
American Kestrel 7 65 72
Merlin 0 10 13
Peregrine Falcon 0 3 4
Unknown Accipiter 0 0 0
Unknown Buteo 0 0 0
Unknown Falcon 0 0 1
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Raptor 0 79 117

Total: 76 9633 10298
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Observation start time: 07:30:00
Observation end time: 15:00:00
Total observation time: 7.5 hours

Official Counter: Bob Hoopes

Observers: Ed Wanamaker

Visitors:
Additional Observers: Mark Boyd. Ask him about the Broad-winged Hawk big
day on Sunday, September 17. :)

Thanks to Mark Boyd and Ed Wanamaker for the company today.

No visitors.


Weather:
Visibility 20 miles. Temps: 62-76F. Wind: 3-7, NW. Cloud Cover: 0%. Not a
single cloud in the blue sky all day.

Raptor Observations:
Bald Eagle (5): 1107a, 1142i, 1214i, 1430a, 1456a.

Bald Eagle flying northeast: 1500a.

Northern Harrier adult male and juvenile.

Non-raptor Observations:
Monarch (5), Carolina Wren, Black-throated Green Warbler, Raven (1).

Predictions:
Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 88. Light and variable wind becoming
northeast around 6 mph in the morning.
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Report submitted by Bob Hoopes (<rehoopes...>)
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www.lgnc.org


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