Date: 10/1/18 3:41 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Bake Oven Knob (01 Oct 2018) 150 Raptors
Bake Oven Knob
2 miles North of Germansville, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Oct 01, 2018
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 2 2 108
Turkey Vulture 66 66 503
Osprey 7 7 293
Bald Eagle 1 1 176
Northern Harrier 3 3 21
Sharp-shinned Hawk 46 46 688
Cooper's Hawk 3 3 95
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 0 12
Broad-winged Hawk 9 9 4218
Red-tailed Hawk 3 3 145
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 1 1 2
American Kestrel 2 2 77
Merlin 2 2 30
Peregrine Falcon 1 1 40
Unknown Accipiter 0 0 0
Unknown Buteo 0 0 0
Unknown Falcon 0 0 0
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Raptor 4 4 183

Total: 150 150 6591
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Observation start time: 07:30:00
Observation end time: 17:00:00
Total observation time: 8.5 hours

Official Counter: Krista Botting

Observers: Fritz Brock, Richard, Rick Gaeta, Rob Keith

Visitors:
SS Palmer 6th graders


Weather:
Visibility: 2-10 miles, hazy
Temperature: 66-74 F
Wind: 0-5 mph, SW
Cloud Cover: 50-100%

Raptor Observations:
BE (1): 0945u
GE (1): 1420i
PF (1): 1502a


Non-raptor Observations:
Monarch (12)
Raven (4)

Predictions:
Tuesday: A slight chance of showers before 11am, then a chance of showers
and thunderstorms between 11am and 5pm, then showers likely and possibly a
thunderstorm after 5pm. Some of the storms could be severe. Patchy fog
before 10am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Southwest wind
3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less
than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
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Report submitted by Bob Hoopes (<rehoopes...>)
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www.lgnc.org


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