Date: 9/10/19 3:09 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Bake Oven Knob (10 Sep 2019) 118 Raptors
Bake Oven Knob
2 miles North of Germansville, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Sep 10, 2019
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 9 36 76
Turkey Vulture 8 105 243
Osprey 7 36 60
Bald Eagle 5 38 79
Northern Harrier 0 3 3
Sharp-shinned Hawk 20 48 64
Cooper's Hawk 0 4 10
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 1 1
Broad-winged Hawk 62 191 289
Red-tailed Hawk 2 31 91
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 0 0 0
American Kestrel 3 5 12
Merlin 0 2 7
Peregrine Falcon 0 1 4
Unknown Accipiter 0 0 0
Unknown Buteo 0 0 0
Unknown Falcon 0 0 0
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Raptor 2 4 30

Total: 118 505 969
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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: Jeff Hopkins, Rich Rehrig, Rick Gaeta, Scott Keys

Visitors:
Additional qualified observers: Mark Boyd, Ed Wanamaker


Weather:
Heavy fog and cloud cover was persistent at 100% for the first two hours.
After this, visibility was at a maximum of 7 miles by early afternoon while
clear visibility was 4-5 miles and cloud cover reduced by 10-20%.
Temperatures ranged from 63-79F. Winds shifted back and forth from SE to
the SW with speeds of 2-9 mph.

Raptor Observations:
Bald eagles: 1105a, 1108a, 1255i, 1347a, 1347a

Non-raptor Observations:
8 ravens,1 hummingbird.

Predictions:
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Partly sunny, with
a high near 86. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts
possible in thunderstorms.
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Report submitted by Bob Hoopes (<rehoopes...>)
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