Date: 11/1/19 3:34 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Bake Oven Knob (01 Nov 2019) 123 Raptors
Bake Oven Knob
2 miles North of Germansville, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Nov 01, 2019
-------------------------------------------------------------------

Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
------------------ ----------- -------------- --------------
Black Vulture 4 4 203
Turkey Vulture 41 41 800
Osprey 1 1 183
Bald Eagle 16 16 252
Northern Harrier 2 2 30
Sharp-shinned Hawk 21 21 1165
Cooper's Hawk 3 3 138
Northern Goshawk 3 3 4
Red-shouldered Hawk 4 4 21
Broad-winged Hawk 0 0 4161
Red-tailed Hawk 22 22 238
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 4 4 19
American Kestrel 0 0 91
Merlin 2 2 32
Peregrine Falcon 0 0 30
Unknown Accipiter 0 0 0
Unknown Buteo 0 0 0
Unknown Falcon 0 0 0
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Raptor 0 0 69

Total: 123 123 7436
----------------------------------------------------------------------

Observation start time: 07:30:00
Observation end time: 15:30:00
Total observation time: 8 hours

Official Counter: Caleb Hinojos

Observers: Bob Astleford, Doug Burton, Jeff Hopkins, John Traynor

Visitors:
Dan and Pete Kell (RIP).
Additional qualified observers: Ed Wanamaker, Rob Keith, Mike Kaufmann


Weather:
Visibility was very clear all day and extended up to 15+ miles. Cloud cover
was minimal at the beginning and end of the day while the late morning had
cloud cover up to a high of 80%. Winds were from the NW with gusts between
14-21 mph. Temperature ranged between 39-44F.

Raptor Observations:
Bald eagle: 0823a, 0853i, 0911a, 0927a, 0933a, 1030a, 1032a, 1057a, 1057a,
1111a, 1223a, 1223a, 1250a, 1345a, 1345a, 1346a

Golden eagle: 0843a, 0846a, 1401i, 1415i

Northern goshawk: 1302a, 1327a, 1353a

Non-raptor Observations:
20 ravens, 21 loons, 40 geese, and a red bellied woodpecker.

Predictions:
Areas of frost before 10am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 51. Calm
wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon.
========================================================================
Report submitted by Bob Hoopes (<rehoopes...>)
Bake Oven Knob information may be found at:
www.lgnc.org


More site information at hawkcount.org: http://hawkcount.org/siteinfo.php?rsite=399
 
Join us on Facebook!