Date: 8/24/19 2:17 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Bake Oven Knob (24 Aug 2019) 30 Raptors
Bake Oven Knob
2 miles North of Germansville, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Aug 24, 2019
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 2 25 25
Turkey Vulture 6 90 90
Osprey 1 14 14
Bald Eagle 1 15 15
Northern Harrier 0 0 0
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1 10 10
Cooper's Hawk 1 2 2
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 0 0
Broad-winged Hawk 9 71 71
Red-tailed Hawk 4 45 45
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 0 0 0
American Kestrel 0 4 4
Merlin 1 4 4
Peregrine Falcon 0 3 3
Unknown Accipiter 0 0 0
Unknown Buteo 0 0 0
Unknown Falcon 0 0 0
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Raptor 4 24 24

Total: 30 307 307
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Observation start time: 07:00:00
Observation end time: 15:00:00
Total observation time: 8 hours

Official Counter: Jeff Hopkins

Observers: Ed Wanamaker, Nelson Klitkza

Visitors:
Mike Sugg from Lebanon, NJ. Chad Schwartz with a large group from Lehigh
Gap Nature Center.


Weather:
No cloud cover with 5-10 mph winds at start of count, to ~50% cloud cover
with 0-2 mph NE winds at end of count. Temps 61-73 deg F.

Raptor Observations:
Bald Eagle: 1414a. Also one additional non-migratory adult BE at the same
time who flew north.

Non-raptor Observations:
2 Ravens, 2 RT hummingbirds, 8 monarchs.

Predictions:
Sun and some clouds; nice. NE winds 6-8 mph.
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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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