Date: 10/5/18 3:06 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Bake Oven Knob (05 Oct 2018) 135 Raptors
Bake Oven Knob
2 miles North of Germansville, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Oct 05, 2018
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 8 16 122
Turkey Vulture 22 133 570
Osprey 1 15 301
Bald Eagle 11 22 197
Northern Harrier 0 4 22
Sharp-shinned Hawk 55 275 917
Cooper's Hawk 5 27 119
Northern Goshawk 0 1 1
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 0 12
Broad-winged Hawk 15 48 4257
Red-tailed Hawk 5 14 156
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 0 1 2
American Kestrel 2 20 95
Merlin 0 4 32
Peregrine Falcon 1 3 42
Unknown Accipiter 0 0 0
Unknown Buteo 0 0 0
Unknown Falcon 0 0 0
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Raptor 10 19 198

Total: 135 602 7043
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Observation start time: 07:30:00
Observation end time: 16:00:00
Total observation time: 8.5 hours

Official Counter: Krista Botting

Observers: Mark Boyd, Rich Rehrig, Rob Keith, Scott Keys

Visitors:
Other Observers: Mark Capozzoli, Barry Kwasny, Rick Klinger


Weather:
Visibility: 15-30 miles
Temperature: 55-67 F
Wind: 0-8 mph, beginning N, then moving to SE
Cloud Cover: 0-30% until 1300 EST, then 100%

Raptor Observations:
BE (11): 0917a, 0920i, 0924a, 0925i, 1119i, 1137i, 1328u, 1453i, 1456i,
1535a, 1539i
PF (1): 1310a

Non-raptor Observations:
Monarch (6)
Raven (17)
Geese (1210)
Cormorant (3)

Predictions:
Saturday: A chance of rain or drizzle, mainly before 10am, then a slight
chance of showers after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Southeast
wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts
of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
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Report submitted by Bob Hoopes (<rehoopes...>)
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