Date: 11/12/17 2:01 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Bake Oven Knob (12 Nov 2017) 14 Raptors
Bake Oven Knob
2 miles North of Germansville, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Nov 12, 2017
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 3 15 245
Turkey Vulture 3 57 787
Osprey 0 2 267
Bald Eagle 0 16 356
Northern Harrier 0 3 66
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1 79 1829
Cooper's Hawk 0 11 236
Northern Goshawk 0 2 8
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 40 92
Broad-winged Hawk 0 0 8893
Red-tailed Hawk 7 368 759
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 0 21 43
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 0 29 270

Total: 14 644 14067
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Observation start time: 09:00:00
Observation end time: 15:00:00
Total observation time: 6 hours

Official Counter: Bob Hoopes

Observers:

Visitors:
Typical South Lookout late Fall visitors.


Weather:
Visibility: 7 miles initially, increasing to 20 miles by noon. Temps:
32-40F. Wind: no wind most of the day. Cloud Cover: 20%.

Raptor Observations:
Seven Red-tailed Hawks and one Sharp-shinned Hawk.

Non-raptor Observations:
Bird of the Day: Winter Wren. Pileated Woodpecker in flight, Raven (3),
Black-capped Chickadee, Downy Woodpecker, Tufted Titmouse, Carolina Wren.

Predictions:
Monday: A chance of snow and freezing rain before 8am, then a slight chance
of rain between 8am and 10am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny,
with a high near 49. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the
afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation
expected.
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Report submitted by Bob Hoopes (<rehoopes...>)
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www.lgnc.org


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