Date: 10/23/18 5:24 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Bake Oven Knob (21 Oct 2018) 329 Raptors
Bake Oven Knob
2 miles North of Germansville, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Oct 21, 2018
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 1 41 147
Turkey Vulture 24 275 712
Osprey 4 47 333
Bald Eagle 11 108 283
Northern Harrier 3 29 47
Sharp-shinned Hawk 122 2193 2835
Cooper's Hawk 1 213 305
Northern Goshawk 2 6 6
Red-shouldered Hawk 5 45 57
Broad-winged Hawk 0 71 4280
Red-tailed Hawk 112 304 446
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 29 50 51
American Kestrel 6 81 156
Merlin 7 37 65
Peregrine Falcon 2 23 62
Unknown Accipiter 0 0 0
Unknown Buteo 0 2 2
Unknown Falcon 0 0 0
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Raptor 0 45 224

Total: 329 3570 10011
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Observation start time: 07:00:00
Observation end time: 16:30:00
Total observation time: 9.5 hours

Official Counter: Bob Hoopes

Observers: Al Grout, Bob Astleford, Jason Horn, Travis Rennig

Visitors:
Additional Observers: Shmuel Korengut and Mark Capozzoli. There were
several additional observers braving the cold winds on Sunday but
unfortunately there names were not recorded.


Weather:
Visibility 20 miles. Temp. started out at 39F. Wind 10-20 mph. Cloud Cover
100%

Raptor Observations:
Bald Eagle - 11
Golden Eagle - 29
Northern Goshawk - 2
Peregrine - 2


Non-raptor Observations:
The lead counter had to leave the lookout at 1000 due to a personal
emergency. Much thanks to Travis Rennig, Shmuel Korengut, Al Grout, Jason
Horn and Bob Astleford for providing additional details that enabled the
assembling of this daily report for Sunday, October 21, 2018.
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Report submitted by Bob Hoopes (<rehoopes...>)
Bake Oven Knob information may be found at:
www.lgnc.org


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