Peregrine Falcon 2013 information and webcam
Animal Care and Use Protocol number 11-12 #29
5-21-2013 - Chick are not so cute anymore.
5-20-2013 - Female keeping a close watch on the camera.
5-20-2013 - 4 chicks.
5-17-2013 - Female feeding 4 chicks.
5-15-2013 - Ball of feed and sleeping chicks.
5-15-2013 - The 4th egg has hatched!
5-14-2013 - One of 2010 chicks, Curtis(M)(b/r 57/D), has been spotted with a mate, Rahn (F), at the Wacker site in Chicago with 5 eggs.
5-13-2013 - Female feeding three chicks, 4th egg to the left.
5-13-2013 - Three chicks have hatched. The egg tooth, used to break through the egg during hatching, can still be seen on one chick.
5-12-2013 - Second chick.
5-12-2013 - Second egg can be seen hatching at 3:00PM.
5-12-2013 - First feeding 9:26 AM.
5-12-2013 - First chick hatched this morning (Mother's Day) about 7:20AM.
5-11-2013 - Male incubating while the female waits her turn. Hatching should begin any day now.
5-4-2013 - Male with 4 eggs.
4-20-2013 - Female with 4 eggs.
4-19-2013 - Male sitting on the eggs while the female watches.
4-12-2013 - 4th egg was laid ~7:50PM Thursday, 4-11-13.
4-9-2013 - Rain soaked male sitting on 3 eggs.
4-9-2013 - 3rd egg laid 12:15PM 4-9-2013.
4-8-2013 - Male sitting on 2 eggs.
4-7-2013 - 2nd egg laid this morning 7:07AM.
4-5-2013 - Male in the nest box for a look at the egg.
4-5-2013 - Female incubating egg.
4-5-2013 - Female with egg.
4-5-2013 - The first egg was laid this morning around 2:00AM.
4-4-2013 - The size of the scrape (nest) can easily be seen here outlined in red.
4-3-2013 - The female spent quite a bit of time in the nest box today, some of it sleeping.
3-30-2013 - Female working on scrape (nest).
3-25-2013 - Male, Hoffman making scrape (nest).
3-21-2013 - Male and female in nest box.
3-04-2013 - First record of unbanded female in nest box.
2-21-2013 - Indy Froona, female, born 2009, in Market Tower, Indianapolis, Marion county, IN. was seen at the UWM site as late as 2-21-2013.
1-24-2013 - Hoffman also spent much of the winter at the UWM site.
12-26-2012 - Indy Froona, female, born 2009, in Market Tower, Indianapolis, Marion county, IN. spent most of the winter in the nest box again this year. There did not seem to be the territorial fight this year that evicted Indy Froona from the UWM site in a previous year.