Date: 11/2/17 3:41 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Bake Oven Knob (02 Nov 2017) 62 Raptors
Bake Oven Knob
2 miles North of Germansville, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Nov 02, 2017
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 1 1 231
Turkey Vulture 12 12 742
Osprey 0 0 265
Bald Eagle 0 0 340
Northern Harrier 1 2 65
Sharp-shinned Hawk 28 32 1782
Cooper's Hawk 3 3 228
Northern Goshawk 0 0 6
Red-shouldered Hawk 1 1 53
Broad-winged Hawk 0 0 8893
Red-tailed Hawk 11 11 402
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 1 1 23
American Kestrel 0 0 111
Merlin 1 1 56
Peregrine Falcon 0 0 48
Unknown Accipiter 0 0 0
Unknown Buteo 0 0 0
Unknown Falcon 0 0 1
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Raptor 3 3 244

Total: 62 67 13490
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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: Barb Egerton, Bob Astleford, Fritz Brock, Rob Keith

Visitors:
Bob and Trisha Gramling from Mohonk Preserve and some day hikers.


Weather:
52-59F, morning fog lifting by early afternoon. Mostly cloudy skies with
good visibility (15 miles). WSW winds shifting to SW at 3-7 mph.

Raptor Observations:
Golden Eagle (1): 1118u



Non-raptor Observations:
Raven (2), Dark-eyed Junco, Ruby-crowned Kinglet, American Crow, Pileated
Woodpecker, Carolina Wren, Yellow-rumped Warbler

Additional Observers: John Egerton and Rick Gaeta.

Predictions:
Scattered showers, mainly after 2pm. Areas of dense fog before 9am.
Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Light southwest wind
becoming west 5 to 9 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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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www.lgnc.org


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