Date: 10/19/19 5:34 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Bake Oven Knob (19 Oct 2019) 19 Raptors
Bake Oven Knob
2 miles North of Germansville, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Oct 19, 2019
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 2 51 185
Turkey Vulture 11 169 611
Osprey 0 22 179
Bald Eagle 0 75 226
Northern Harrier 0 8 25
Sharp-shinned Hawk 5 455 975
Cooper's Hawk 0 42 93
Northern Goshawk 0 1 1
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 5 10
Broad-winged Hawk 0 8 4161
Red-tailed Hawk 1 42 174
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 0 3 4
American Kestrel 0 15 85
Merlin 0 12 27
Peregrine Falcon 0 14 28
Unknown Accipiter 0 0 0
Unknown Buteo 0 0 0
Unknown Falcon 0 0 0
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Raptor 0 9 67

Total: 19 931 6851
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Observation start time: 07:00:00
Observation end time: 14:30:00
Total observation time: 7.5 hours

Official Counter: Rob Keith

Observers: Ed Wanamaker

Visitors:
Dave and his 2 sons from Reiglesville, PA


Weather:
Visibility 10 miles; Temps 36-60F; Wind 2-1 NW, WNW, W; Cloud Cover 10%;

Raptor Observations:
Only 19 raptors sighted between 7am and 2:30PM. There were long gaps
during these sightings. As a result the count was ended early.

Non-raptor Observations:
Ravens (2), Blues Jay (4), Yellow Rumped Warbler (6), Ruby Crowned Kinglet
(1), A flock of Canada geese (30)

Predictions:
Rain showers in the morning will evolve into a more steady rain in the
afternoon. High 57F. Winds light and variable. Chance of rain 70%.
Rainfall near a quarter of an inch.
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Report submitted by Bob Hoopes (<rehoopes...>)
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www.lgnc.org


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