Date: 9/30/18 2:37 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Bake Oven Knob (30 Sep 2018) 166 Raptors
Bake Oven Knob
2 miles North of Germansville, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Sep 30, 2018
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 2 55 106
Turkey Vulture 18 264 437
Osprey 8 253 286
Bald Eagle 1 135 175
Northern Harrier 1 15 18
Sharp-shinned Hawk 90 637 642
Cooper's Hawk 9 87 92
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 10 12
Broad-winged Hawk 20 4058 4209
Red-tailed Hawk 4 78 142
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 0 1 1
American Kestrel 5 64 75
Merlin 2 27 28
Peregrine Falcon 0 38 39
Unknown Accipiter 0 0 0
Unknown Buteo 0 0 0
Unknown Falcon 0 0 0
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Raptor 6 111 179

Total: 166 5833 6441
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Observation start time: 07:00:00
Observation end time: 15:00:00
Total observation time: 8 hours

Official Counter: Bob Hoopes

Observers: Fritz Brock, Joe Farkas, Travis Rennig

Visitors:
Additional Observers: Paul Scherrer, Jim Funk.


Weather:
Visibility 20 miles. Temps 55-67F. Wind 0-4 mph SE. Cloud Cover 30%.

Raptor Observations:
BE (1): 1231a.
BE non-migratory (2): 1210i, 1210i, both heading NE.
Sharp-shinned Hawk (90) on a near windless day.

Non-raptor Observations:
Anyone leaving a birding guide at the North Lookout recently, contact me:
<rehoopes...>

Raven-12, Monarch-20, Canada Goose-18, Blue Jay-168.
Pileated Woodpecker, Red-breasted Nuthatch, Pine Warbler, Yellow-rumped
Warbler, Chimney Swift.

Predictions:
Monday: Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near
75. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
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Report submitted by Bob Hoopes (<rehoopes...>)
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