Date: 9/24/19 3:04 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Bake Oven Knob (24 Sep 2019) 138 Raptors
Bake Oven Knob
2 miles North of Germansville, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Sep 24, 2019
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 5 82 122
Turkey Vulture 10 241 379
Osprey 1 114 138
Bald Eagle 16 101 142
Northern Harrier 0 8 8
Sharp-shinned Hawk 62 280 296
Cooper's Hawk 3 32 38
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 1 3 3
Broad-winged Hawk 10 4025 4123
Red-tailed Hawk 3 66 126
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 1 1 1
American Kestrel 18 37 44
Merlin 2 9 14
Peregrine Falcon 3 9 12
Unknown Accipiter 0 0 0
Unknown Buteo 0 0 0
Unknown Falcon 0 0 0
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Raptor 3 27 53

Total: 138 5035 5499
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Observation start time: 07:00:00
Observation end time: 15:30:00
Total observation time: 8.5 hours

Official Counter: Caleb Hinojos

Observers: Ed Wanamaker, Jeff Hopkins, Rob Keith

Weather:
Light cloud cover in the morning led to heavy cloud cover up to 90% by the
last hour. Winds were strong from the NW with gusts reaching up to 18 mph.
Visibility ranged up to 10 miles by the end of the day while temperatures
ranged between 60-71F.

Raptor Observations:
Bald eagle: 1005a, 1008i, 1026i, 1027i, 1030i, 1111a, 1113a, 1220a, 1321i,
1321i, 1327i, 1327i, 1327i, 1337a, 1352a, 1509i
Golden eagle: 1121 unaged
Peregrine falcon: 0935i, 1049a, 1330a

Non-raptor Observations:
6 separate flocks of geese, 9 ravens, 2 red headed woodpeckers, and a
northern flicker.

Predictions:
Sunny, with a high near 76. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 7 mph in the
morning.
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Report submitted by Bob Hoopes (<rehoopes...>)
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