Date: 10/7/18 1:40 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Bake Oven Knob (07 Oct 2018) 32 Raptors
Bake Oven Knob
2 miles North of Germansville, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Oct 07, 2018
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 3 19 125
Turkey Vulture 8 141 578
Osprey 2 17 303
Bald Eagle 0 22 197
Northern Harrier 0 4 22
Sharp-shinned Hawk 12 287 929
Cooper's Hawk 2 29 121
Northern Goshawk 0 1 1
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 0 12
Broad-winged Hawk 1 49 4258
Red-tailed Hawk 2 16 158
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 0 1 2
American Kestrel 1 21 96
Merlin 0 4 32
Peregrine Falcon 0 3 42
Unknown Accipiter 0 0 0
Unknown Buteo 0 0 0
Unknown Falcon 0 0 0
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Raptor 1 20 199

Total: 32 634 7075
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Observation start time: 10:15:00
Observation end time: 14:15:00
Total observation time: 4 hours

Official Counter: Bob Hoopes

Observers:

Visitors:
None.


Weather:
Fog until 1015. Visibility 5 miles. Temps 75-80F. Wind-none.
Cloud cover: 90%.

Raptor Observations:
21 of the 32 recorded raptors today were in the 1100-1200 hour.

Non-raptor Observations:
Miserable four hours on the Knob today...hot, no wind and hundreds of stink
bugs.

Predictions:
Monday: Areas of drizzle with a chance of showers before 3pm, then a chance
of showers after 3pm. Areas of fog before 3pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy,
with a high near 72. East wind around 7 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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www.lgnc.org


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