Date: 9/24/18 3:26 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Bake Oven Knob (24 Sep 2018) 424 Raptors
Bake Oven Knob
2 miles North of Germansville, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Sep 24, 2018
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 1 44 95
Turkey Vulture 8 194 367
Osprey 11 229 262
Bald Eagle 10 116 156
Northern Harrier 2 10 13
Sharp-shinned Hawk 57 383 388
Cooper's Hawk 13 62 67
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 10 12
Broad-winged Hawk 294 3922 4073
Red-tailed Hawk 10 58 122
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 0 1 1
American Kestrel 9 56 67
Merlin 1 19 20
Peregrine Falcon 3 21 22
Unknown Accipiter 0 0 0
Unknown Buteo 0 0 0
Unknown Falcon 0 0 0
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Raptor 5 95 163

Total: 424 5220 5828
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Observation start time: 07:30:00
Observation end time: 17:00:00
Total observation time: 8.75 hours

Official Counter: Krista Botting

Observers: Bob Astleford, Richard, Rick Gaeta, Rob Keith

Visitors:
Other Observers: Bob Gramling, Fritz Brock, Doug Burton, Rich Rehrig, Dave
Leibert

Visitors: Towamensing School


Weather:
Visibility: 20-30 miles
Temperature: 55-65 F
Wind: 5-16 mph E
Cloud Cover: 50-90 %

Raptor Observations:
Adult BE flying up-ridge 1139
PF flying up-ridge 1252
Immature BE flying up-ridge 1513
BE (10): 0954i, 1052i, 1318i, 1339a, 1546i, 1557a, 1637i, 1637a, 1643a,
1645i
PF (3): 1342u, 1426u, 1640a

Non-raptor Observations:
Raven (8)
Monarch (28)
Geese (29)
Common Nighthawk

Predictions:
Tuesday: Rain before 11am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly
after 11am. Areas of fog between 7am and 8am. High near 69. South wind 7 to
11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half
and three quarters of an inch possible.
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Report submitted by Bob Hoopes (<rehoopes...>)
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