Date: 8/29/19 2:31 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Bake Oven Knob (29 Aug 2019) 31 Raptors
Bake Oven Knob
2 miles North of Germansville, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Aug 29, 2019
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 2 32 32
Turkey Vulture 7 119 119
Osprey 2 17 17
Bald Eagle 12 31 31
Northern Harrier 0 0 0
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2 13 13
Cooper's Hawk 2 5 5
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 0 0
Broad-winged Hawk 2 80 80
Red-tailed Hawk 1 51 51
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 0 0 0
American Kestrel 1 5 5
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 0 25 25

Total: 31 386 386
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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, Jeff Hopkins, Rob Keith

Visitors:
Two through hikers with trail names Wags and Appalachian Gail


Weather:
Early visibility was 5 miles but later extended to 8 by the afternoon.
Cloud cover started at 0% but by late afternoon raised to 40%. Temperatures
ranged from 62-75F. Winds were from the NW and ranged from 6-13mph.

Raptor Observations:
Adult bald eagles 0955, 1001, 1049, 1049, 1054, 1054, 1153, 1159, 1207,
1207, 1330. Immature bald eagle 1049.

Non-raptor Observations:
7 Ravens and 11 Hummingbirds.

Predictions:
A slight chance of showers before 2pm. Sunny, with a high near 83.
Southwest wind 6 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
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Report submitted by Bob Hoopes (<rehoopes...>)
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