Date: 8/26/19 2:02 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Bake Oven Knob (26 Aug 2019) 22 Raptors
Bake Oven Knob
2 miles North of Germansville, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Aug 26, 2019
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 2 27 27
Turkey Vulture 8 98 98
Osprey 0 14 14
Bald Eagle 0 15 15
Northern Harrier 0 0 0
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1 11 11
Cooper's Hawk 1 3 3
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 0 0
Broad-winged Hawk 4 75 75
Red-tailed Hawk 5 50 50
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 0 0 0
American Kestrel 0 4 4
Merlin 1 5 5
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 0 24 24

Total: 22 329 329
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Observation start time: 07:00:00
Observation end time: 15:00:00
Total observation time: 8 hours

Official Counter: Caleb Hinojos

Observers: Rick Gaeta

Weather:
Clear skies this morning led to partly cloudy skies in the afternoon with
temperatures ranging from 60-81F. Winds were out of the SE with gusts up to
8 mph.

Raptor Observations:
While passing by Bake Oven Knob an immature Merlin harassed a grouping of
vultures which then returned the favor.

Non-raptor Observations:
1 Great Blue Heron, 2 Hummingbirds, and 3 Ravens.

Predictions:
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Southeast wind around 6 mph.
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Report submitted by Bob Hoopes (<rehoopes...>)
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www.lgnc.org


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