Date: 10/29/19 2:20 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Bake Oven Knob (29 Oct 2019) 9 Raptors
Bake Oven Knob
2 miles North of Germansville, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Oct 29, 2019
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 0 65 199
Turkey Vulture 6 316 758
Osprey 0 25 182
Bald Eagle 0 83 234
Northern Harrier 0 11 28
Sharp-shinned Hawk 3 624 1144
Cooper's Hawk 0 84 135
Northern Goshawk 0 1 1
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 12 17
Broad-winged Hawk 0 8 4161
Red-tailed Hawk 0 84 216
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 0 14 15
American Kestrel 0 21 91
Merlin 0 15 30
Peregrine Falcon 0 16 30
Unknown Accipiter 0 0 0
Unknown Buteo 0 0 0
Unknown Falcon 0 0 0
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Raptor 0 11 69

Total: 9 1390 7310
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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:

Visitors:
Justin and Cate from Jersey, and Marvin and Bekah heading southbound on the
AT.


Weather:
Visibility was minimal for the first half of the day, but early afternoon
allowed for a clear visibility up to 5 miles. Winds were light and
primarily from the S with gusts between 1-6 mph. Cloud coverage was 100%
all day. Temperature ranged from 51-56F.

Raptor Observations:


Non-raptor Observations:
A flock of both golden and ruby-crowned kinglets, a brown creeper, both
pileated and downy woodpeckers, black-capped chickadees, a flock of tufted
titmice, a Carolina wren, a group of blue-headed vireos, 2 ravens, and 2
cormorants.

Predictions:
Areas of drizzle and fog before 2pm, then a slight chance of showers after
5pm. Cloudy, with a high near 64. Light east wind.
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Report submitted by Bob Hoopes (<rehoopes...>)
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