Date: 10/8/17 2:15 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Bake Oven Knob (08 Oct 2017) 8 Raptors
Bake Oven Knob
2 miles North of Germansville, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Oct 08, 2017
-------------------------------------------------------------------

Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
------------------ ----------- -------------- --------------
Black Vulture 1 19 158
Turkey Vulture 3 87 446
Osprey 0 14 243
Bald Eagle 0 27 236
Northern Harrier 0 5 26
Sharp-shinned Hawk 3 224 582
Cooper's Hawk 0 33 89
Northern Goshawk 0 0 2
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 1 14
Broad-winged Hawk 0 3 8893
Red-tailed Hawk 0 14 131
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 0 0 0
American Kestrel 0 5 84
Merlin 0 4 19
Peregrine Falcon 1 19 32
Unknown Accipiter 0 0 0
Unknown Buteo 0 0 0
Unknown Falcon 0 0 1
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Raptor 0 26 166

Total: 8 481 11122
----------------------------------------------------------------------

Observation start time: 10:30:00
Observation end time: 15:00:00
Total observation time: 4.5 hours

Official Counter: Bob Hoopes

Observers: Dave Levandusky, Travis Rennig

Visitors:
Steady flow of visitors to the South Lookout.


Weather:
Lingering fog until 1100.

Visibility: 1/4 mile initially, increasing to 10 miles. Temps: 71-75F.
Wind: 3-5 SW. Cloud cover 100%.

Raptor Observations:
Migrating Raptors: Four.

Peregrine Falcon (1): 1412a.

Sharp-shinned Hawk (3).

Non-raptor Observations:
Monarch (2), Raven (1).

Predictions:
Monday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 75. South wind 10 to
15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three
quarters and one inch possible.
========================================================================
Report submitted by Bob Hoopes (<rehoopes...>)
Bake Oven Knob information may be found at:
www.lgnc.org


More site information at hawkcount.org: http://hawkcount.org/siteinfo.php?rsite=399
 
Join us on Facebook!