Date: 11/7/17 1:11 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Bake Oven Knob (07 Nov 2017) 126 Raptors
Bake Oven Knob
2 miles North of Germansville, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Nov 07, 2017
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 0 8 238
Turkey Vulture 3 46 776
Osprey 0 0 265
Bald Eagle 5 8 348
Northern Harrier 0 3 66
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1 66 1816
Cooper's Hawk 1 9 234
Northern Goshawk 0 1 7
Red-shouldered Hawk 7 17 69
Broad-winged Hawk 0 0 8893
Red-tailed Hawk 100 127 518
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 3 5 27
American Kestrel 0 0 111
Merlin 0 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 6 14 255

Total: 126 305 13728
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Observation start time: 08:30:00
Observation end time: 15:00:00
Total observation time: 6.5 hours

Official Counter: Chelsea Johnson

Observers:

Visitors:
None.


Weather:
36-37F, cloudy skies with NW winds at 5-9 mph. Snow/rain/sleet mixture by
late afternoon.

Raptor Observations:
Bald Eagle (5): 0945i, 1030a, 1105a, 1242a, 1245i.

Golden Eagle (3): 1205i, 1245i, 1245i.

An adult Red-tailed Hawk kited overhead with a small rodent in its talons,
a kettle of 7 Red-tailed Hawks gathering over the notch, and a Common Raven
chasing and diving a migrating immature Golden Eagle.

Non-raptor Observations:
Raven (4), Canada Goose (837), American Crow, Chickadee.


Predictions:
Mostly sunny, with a high near 50. North wind 5 to 7 mph.
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Report submitted by Bob Hoopes (<rehoopes...>)
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www.lgnc.org


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