Date: 11/10/17 3:40 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Bake Oven Knob (10 Nov 2017) 206 Raptors
Bake Oven Knob
2 miles North of Germansville, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Nov 10, 2017
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 0 10 240
Turkey Vulture 2 52 782
Osprey 0 1 266
Bald Eagle 6 15 355
Northern Harrier 0 3 66
Sharp-shinned Hawk 3 76 1826
Cooper's Hawk 1 10 235
Northern Goshawk 0 1 7
Red-shouldered Hawk 4 30 82
Broad-winged Hawk 0 0 8893
Red-tailed Hawk 172 327 718
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 11 16 38
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 7 27 268

Total: 206 569 13992
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Observation start time: 08:30:00
Observation end time: 16:45:00
Total observation time: 8.25 hours

Official Counter: Chelsea Johnson

Observers: Bob Astleford, John Leskosky, Richard, Rob Keith

Visitors:
None.


Weather:
27-34F, mostly clear skies with good visibility (30 miles). NW winds at
8-16 mph.

Raptor Observations:
Bald Eagle (6): 0920i, 1027i, 1151i, 1408a, 1526a, 1603a.

Golden Eagle (11): 1027a, 1033a, 1044i, 1320i, 1325a, 1327a, 1403i, 1435a,
1455a, 1519i, 1615a.

Adult Bald Eagle flying N at 1328, immature Golden Eagle migrating over the
notch then dropped into a stoop and was then chased by a Common Raven.

Non-raptor Observations:
Canada Goose (294), Raven (4), Loon (5), Gull sp (56), Carolina Wren,
Golden-crowned Kinglet, Chickadee


Additional Observers: Doug Burton

Predictions:
Sunny, with a high near 40. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm in
the afternoon.
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Report submitted by Bob Hoopes (<rehoopes...>)
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