Date: 9/30/19 2:55 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Bake Oven Knob (30 Sep 2019) 64 Raptors
Bake Oven Knob
2 miles North of Germansville, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Sep 30, 2019
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 0 94 134
Turkey Vulture 3 304 442
Osprey 3 133 157
Bald Eagle 0 110 151
Northern Harrier 2 17 17
Sharp-shinned Hawk 52 504 520
Cooper's Hawk 2 45 51
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 5 5
Broad-winged Hawk 0 4055 4153
Red-tailed Hawk 0 72 132
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 0 1 1
American Kestrel 0 63 70
Merlin 0 10 15
Peregrine Falcon 1 11 14
Unknown Accipiter 0 0 0
Unknown Buteo 0 0 0
Unknown Falcon 0 0 0
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Raptor 1 32 58

Total: 64 5456 5920
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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

Visitors:
Students from Lackawanna College came to the knob and observed for a few
hours as part of a field ornithology course.


Weather:
Cloud cover was 100% all day. Visibility began with a clear visibility up
to 7 miles, but by early afternoon had diminished to five. Winds were
between 4-8 mph from E and SE. Temperatures ranged from 55-60F.

Raptor Observations:
Peregrine falcon: 0924a

Non-raptor Observations:
7 flocks of geese, and 1 raven.

Predictions:
Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Southwest wind 6 to 10 mph.
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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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