Date: 11/3/20 2:53 am
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Bake Oven Knob (02 Nov 2020) 154 Raptors
Bake Oven Knob
2 miles North of Germansville, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Nov 02, 2020
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 2 2 206
Turkey Vulture 4 8 616
Osprey 0 0 191
Bald Eagle 21 22 372
Northern Harrier 1 1 59
Sharp-shinned Hawk 3 4 2261
Cooper's Hawk 0 0 217
Northern Goshawk 0 0 5
Red-shouldered Hawk 12 12 82
Broad-winged Hawk 0 0 3856
Red-tailed Hawk 80 81 733
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 20 20 28
American Kestrel 0 0 171
Merlin 0 0 67
Peregrine Falcon 2 2 50
Unknown Accipiter 0 0 0
Unknown Buteo 0 0 0
Unknown Falcon 0 0 0
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Raptor 9 9 182

Total: 154 161 9096
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Observation start time: 07:00:00
Observation end time: 17:00:00
Total observation time: 8.5 hours

Official Counter: Claudia Sacks

Observers: Doug Burton, John Leskosky, Rick Morrissey, Travis Rennig

Visitors:
Observers: Angie Rizzo, Bob Astleford, Ed Wanamaker, Rob Keith


Weather:
Very windy; 15-25 mph with gusts as high as 35 mph from the NW all
reporting period. Light snow this morning from 0800-0900. Sky cleared up
after the snow for a mostly sunny day and visibility was high for the rest
of the reporting period. Temps ranged from 35-41.

Raptor Observations:
BE(21): 0729a, 0729a, 0729i, 0748i, 0805i, 0825i, 0825i, 0825a, 1005i,
1009a, 1048a, 1117a, 1128a, 1145a, 1212a, 1215a, 1243a, 1244a, 1255i,
1256a, 1604a
GE(20): 0728a, 0728a, 0728a, 1159a, 1251a, 1256a, 1307a, 1325a, 1335a,
1341a, 1428i, 1455a, 1511i, 1519i, 1615a, 1628a, 1629a, 1629a, 1632a,
1639a
PF(2): 0715a, 1532a


Non-raptor Observations:
heard BCC on the way up to the knob, heard a Carolina Wren loudly calling
in the bowl. About 8 pine siskins passed the knob today. Saw a flock of
1000+ grackles pass through the bowl at 1212.

Predictions:
Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
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Report submitted by Bob Hoopes (<rehoopes...>)
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