Date: 10/6/19 5:13 am
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Bake Oven Knob (05 Oct 2019) 54 Raptors
Bake Oven Knob
2 miles North of Germansville, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Oct 05, 2019
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 2 27 161
Turkey Vulture 15 46 488
Osprey 0 20 177
Bald Eagle 2 41 192
Northern Harrier 0 5 22
Sharp-shinned Hawk 18 290 810
Cooper's Hawk 6 16 67
Northern Goshawk 0 0 0
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 3 8
Broad-winged Hawk 0 8 4161
Red-tailed Hawk 8 14 146
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 0 0 1
American Kestrel 2 6 76
Merlin 0 6 21
Peregrine Falcon 0 4 18
Unknown Accipiter 0 0 0
Unknown Buteo 0 0 0
Unknown Falcon 0 0 0
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Raptor 1 4 62

Total: 54 490 6410
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Observation start time: 07:00:00
Observation end time: 16:00:00
Total observation time: 9 hours

Official Counter: Rob Keith

Observers:

Visitors:
Jack Welsh took several photos of birds approaching the lookout. He proved
helpful with spotting.
Michelle Varricchio assisted with spotting.
Sam & Roger from Northampton Co.


Weather:
Visibility 10 miles; Temps 39-58F; Wind 5-10 ENE, E, ESE, SE; Cloud Cover
0%;


Raptor Observations:
Bald Eagle (2) 1340i, 1500i

Non-raptor Observations:
2 Bald Eagles at the hump, circled then went below the ridge and were not
seen again.
1 Bald Eagle seen heading N
7 Broad Wings spotted to the E but did not reach the finish line.
4 flocks of Geese totaling 83 birds

Predictions:
Cloudy. High around 70F. WindsS at 5 to 10 MPH.
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Report submitted by Bob Hoopes (<rehoopes...>)
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