Date: 9/26/19 2:42 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Bake Oven Knob (26 Sep 2019) 55 Raptors
Bake Oven Knob
2 miles North of Germansville, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Sep 26, 2019
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 0 87 127
Turkey Vulture 9 256 394
Osprey 4 119 143
Bald Eagle 0 101 142
Northern Harrier 2 10 10
Sharp-shinned Hawk 32 334 350
Cooper's Hawk 0 35 41
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 1 4 4
Broad-winged Hawk 6 4035 4133
Red-tailed Hawk 0 66 126
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 0 1 1
American Kestrel 1 38 45
Merlin 0 9 14
Peregrine Falcon 0 9 12
Unknown Accipiter 0 0 0
Unknown Buteo 0 0 0
Unknown Falcon 0 0 0
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Raptor 0 27 53

Total: 55 5131 5595
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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:

Weather:
Perpetual haze covered the valley and limited clear visibility to a max of
3 miles. Winds were varied and ranged between SW, W, and NW with speeds of
1-7 mph. Cloud cover was minimal for the first hour but then raised above
80% for the rest of the day. Precipitation occurred between 12-2 and after
it had stopped the fog became heavy and obstructed all views from the
ridge. Temperatures ranged from 64-71F.

Raptor Observations:


Non-raptor Observations:
A flock of 32 geese was seen.

Predictions:
Sunny, with a high near 74. Light and variable wind becoming west around 5
mph in the afternoon.
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Report submitted by Bob Hoopes (<rehoopes...>)
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