Date: 10/26/19 5:11 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Bake Oven Knob (26 Oct 2019) 40 Raptors
Bake Oven Knob
2 miles North of Germansville, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Oct 26, 2019
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 2 63 197
Turkey Vulture 11 248 690
Osprey 0 25 182
Bald Eagle 0 83 234
Northern Harrier 0 11 28
Sharp-shinned Hawk 6 616 1136
Cooper's Hawk 1 83 134
Northern Goshawk 0 1 1
Red-shouldered Hawk 3 11 16
Broad-winged Hawk 0 8 4161
Red-tailed Hawk 14 79 211
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 0 14 15
American Kestrel 0 19 89
Merlin 0 15 30
Peregrine Falcon 1 16 30
Unknown Accipiter 0 0 0
Unknown Buteo 0 0 0
Unknown Falcon 0 0 0
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Raptor 2 11 69

Total: 40 1303 7223
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Observation start time: 07:00:00
Observation end time: 15:00:00
Total observation time: 9 hours

Official Counter: Rob Keith

Observers:

Visitors:
Jack Welsh from Bucks Co. spent about 8 hours assisting with the count.

Alan Jennings and Hasshan Batts spent about 2 hours spotting with us.


Weather:
Visibility 5 - 10 miles; Temps 43-59F; Wind2-5; NNE thru 10am; ENE then ESE
to the end of the count.

Count was ended at 3pm due to rain

Raptor Observations:
2 Adult Bald Eagles flying up ridge, They did not return to cross the
finish line.



Non-raptor Observations:
2 Pileated Woodpeckers

5 Ravens

Predictions:
Rain. Thunderstorms possible...mainly in the afternoon. High 73F. SE
winds shifting to WSW at 10 to 15mph. Chance of rain 100%. Rainfall near
an inch. Locally heavy rainfall possible.
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Report submitted by Bob Hoopes (<rehoopes...>)
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