Date: 10/31/17 3:20 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Bake Oven Knob (31 Oct 2017) 68 Raptors
Bake Oven Knob
2 miles North of Germansville, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Oct 31, 2017
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 2 91 230
Turkey Vulture 11 371 730
Osprey 0 36 265
Bald Eagle 8 131 340
Northern Harrier 0 42 63
Sharp-shinned Hawk 28 1392 1750
Cooper's Hawk 3 169 225
Northern Goshawk 0 4 6
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 39 52
Broad-winged Hawk 0 3 8893
Red-tailed Hawk 9 274 391
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 2 22 22
American Kestrel 2 32 111
Merlin 0 40 55
Peregrine Falcon 0 35 48
Unknown Accipiter 0 0 0
Unknown Buteo 0 0 0
Unknown Falcon 0 0 1
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Raptor 3 101 241

Total: 68 2782 13423
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Observation start time: 07:30:00
Observation end time: 17:00:00
Total observation time: 9.5 hours

Official Counter: Chelsea Johnson

Observers: Al Grout, Bob Astleford, Lance Leonhardt, Richard

Visitors:
Additional Observers: John Leskosky and Rob Keith.




Weather:
43-50F, partly cloudy skies with good visibility (30 miles). NW winds at
5-11 mph.

Raptor Observations:
Bald Eagle (8): 0905a, 1014a, 1014a, 1134a, 1134a, 1327i, 1509a, 1522a.

Golden Eagle (2): 0953i, 1632a.

Non-raptor Observations:
Raven (4), Carolina Wren, Chickadee, Ruby-crowned Kinglet, Golden-crowned
Kinglet, Tufted Titmouse, Dark-eyed Junco, American Crow, American Robin

Predictions:
A chance of showers, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49.
Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of
precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an
inch possible.
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Report submitted by Bob Hoopes (<rehoopes...>)
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