Date: 10/31/18 2:59 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Bake Oven Knob (31 Oct 2018) 150 Raptors
Bake Oven Knob
2 miles North of Germansville, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Oct 31, 2018
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 3 60 166
Turkey Vulture 9 332 769
Osprey 0 48 334
Bald Eagle 2 165 340
Northern Harrier 7 49 67
Sharp-shinned Hawk 42 2734 3376
Cooper's Hawk 6 248 340
Northern Goshawk 2 13 13
Red-shouldered Hawk 6 80 92
Broad-winged Hawk 0 72 4281
Red-tailed Hawk 68 789 931
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 3 94 95
American Kestrel 0 91 166
Merlin 0 43 71
Peregrine Falcon 2 29 68
Unknown Accipiter 0 0 0
Unknown Buteo 0 2 2
Unknown Falcon 0 0 0
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Raptor 0 53 232

Total: 150 4902 11343
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Observation start time: 08:00:00
Observation end time: 16:00:00
Total observation time: 8 hours

Official Counter: Krista Botting

Observers: Ed Wanamaker, Fritz Brock, Richard, Rick Gaeta

Visitors:
Other Observers: Talma Solomon, Dennis Glew, David Lauer, Joe Farkas
Visitors: Gabby


Weather:
Visibility: 5-10 miles
Temperature: 44-57 F
Wind: 2-12 mph, SE
Cloud Cover: 40-70%

Raptor Observations:
BE (2): 1259i, 1444i
NG (2): 0914i, 1009u
GE (3): 0935a, 0946i, 1059i
PF (2): 1252a, 1335a

Non-raptor Observations:
Geese (1)
Raven (9)
Snow Bunting
Adult BE flying up-ridge 1505
Immature BE flying up-ridge 1547

Predictions:
Thursday: A chance of showers, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a
high near 68. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 9 mph in the morning.
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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