Date: 8/27/19 2:36 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Bake Oven Knob (27 Aug 2019) 14 Raptors
Bake Oven Knob
2 miles North of Germansville, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Aug 27, 2019
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 2 29 29
Turkey Vulture 5 103 103
Osprey 1 15 15
Bald Eagle 3 18 18
Northern Harrier 0 0 0
Sharp-shinned Hawk 0 11 11
Cooper's Hawk 0 3 3
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 0 0
Broad-winged Hawk 2 77 77
Red-tailed Hawk 0 50 50
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 0 0 0
American Kestrel 0 4 4
Merlin 0 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 1 25 25

Total: 14 343 343
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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: Ed Wanamaker, Fritz Brock, Jeff Hopkins

Weather:
Cloudy skies all day with a low of 60 and a high of 72. Heavy fog lingered
until the third hour increasing clear visibility up to 5 miles and total to
8. Winds were from the SE with gusts up to 6 mph.

Raptor Observations:
Bald eagles were seen at 1025, 1345, and 1402. A local pair of peregrine
falcons were seen hunting.

Non-raptor Observations:
1 Raven and 6 Hummingbirds.

Predictions:
A chance of showers before noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms
between noon and 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after
2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. East wind around 5 mph becoming
calm in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts
between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
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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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