Date: 10/24/18 3:45 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Bake Oven Knob (24 Oct 2018) 309 Raptors
Bake Oven Knob
2 miles North of Germansville, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Oct 24, 2018
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 2 48 154
Turkey Vulture 4 303 740
Osprey 0 48 334
Bald Eagle 16 126 301
Northern Harrier 1 39 57
Sharp-shinned Hawk 63 2483 3125
Cooper's Hawk 12 232 324
Northern Goshawk 3 9 9
Red-shouldered Hawk 7 57 69
Broad-winged Hawk 0 71 4280
Red-tailed Hawk 178 520 662
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 12 63 64
American Kestrel 7 90 165
Merlin 1 39 67
Peregrine Falcon 1 24 63
Unknown Accipiter 0 0 0
Unknown Buteo 0 2 2
Unknown Falcon 0 0 0
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Raptor 2 48 227

Total: 309 4202 10643
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Observation start time: 08:00:00
Observation end time: 17:00:00
Total observation time: 8.5 hours

Official Counter: Krista Botting

Observers: Al Grout, Bob Astleford, John Leskosky, Rob Keith

Visitors:
Other Observers: Ed Wanamaker, Jason Horn
Visitors: John Ruszin


Weather:
Visibility: 30 miles
Temperature: 41-44 F
Wind: 8-15 mph, NW
Cloud Cover: 60-100%

Raptor Observations:
BE (16): 0856i, 0935i, 1049i, 1050i, 1102a, 1103i, 1149i, 1216a, 1346a,
1346i, 1348a, 1348a, 1358i, 1359a, 1359i, 1512i
NG (3): 1051u, 1121u, 1134u
GE (12): 1035u, 1035u, 1035u, 1133i, 1153a, 1154a, 1255i, 1257u, 1448i,
1522a, 1636i, 1642a
PF (1): 1229a
Adult and Immature BE flying up-ridge 1059
Immature BE flying up-ridge 1120
Adult BE flying up-ridge 1540



Non-raptor Observations:
Raven (11)
Geese (150)

Predictions:
Thursday: Patchy frost before 9am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 50.
Northwest wind 7 to 10 mph.
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Report submitted by Bob Hoopes (<rehoopes...>)
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