Date: 10/3/18 3:21 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Bake Oven Knob (03 Oct 2018) 255 Raptors
Bake Oven Knob
2 miles North of Germansville, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Oct 03, 2018
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 4 7 113
Turkey Vulture 26 99 536
Osprey 6 14 300
Bald Eagle 10 11 186
Northern Harrier 0 3 21
Sharp-shinned Hawk 140 205 847
Cooper's Hawk 18 21 113
Northern Goshawk 1 1 1
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 0 12
Broad-winged Hawk 22 33 4242
Red-tailed Hawk 6 9 151
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 0 1 2
American Kestrel 16 18 93
Merlin 2 4 32
Peregrine Falcon 0 2 41
Unknown Accipiter 0 0 0
Unknown Buteo 0 0 0
Unknown Falcon 0 0 0
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Raptor 4 9 188

Total: 255 437 6878
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Observation start time: 08:15:00
Observation end time: 17:00:00
Total observation time: 7.75 hours

Official Counter: Krista Botting

Observers: Doug Burton, Richard, Rob Keith

Visitors:
Other Observers: Paul Sherrer, Al Grout, Lance Leohardt


Weather:
Visibility: 10-20 miles
Temperature: 62-78 F
Wind: 3-10 mph, NW
Cloud Cover: 20-80%

Raptor Observations:
BE (10): 0932i, 0950a, 0952a, 0958i, 0959i, 1000a, 1000i, 1022a, 1022i,
1412a
NG (1): 0955u
Adult BE flying up-ridge 0942
Imm. BE flying up-ridge 1130
Adult BE flying up-ridge 1358

Non-raptor Observations:
Monarch (32)
Raven (12)

Predictions:
Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Patchy
fog before 9am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 80. Calm wind
becoming southwest 5 to 9 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is
40%. 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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