Peregrine Falcon 2012 information and webcam
Animal Care and Use Protocol number 08-09 #34
7-2-2012 - One of the young falcons on the Chemistry building. I saw 4 young flying with an adult around the EMS building this past Saturday afternoon. Could not get a photo.
6-27-2012 - One of the young flying between Lapham and the EMS Building.
6-20-2012 - Adult male back in for a quick look around.
6-17-2012 2 chicks and one adult on top of the EMS Building
6-17-2012 - Last chick left the nest box this morning.
6-15-2012 - Two chicks on the ledge of the nestbox, the wing and tail feathers of a third can be seen on the perch. One chick has left the box.
6-15-2012 - Female feeding one chick while another looks on.
6-11-2012 - Stretching her wings getting ready to fly.
6-10-2012 - Chicks have a good complement of feathers now.
6-10-2012 - Male with a bit of food for the chicks.
6-8-2012 - Female feeding the growing chicks.
5-30-2012 - Camera is now pretty soiled by the chicks.
5-29-2012 - Back in the nest box after being banded.
5-29-2012 - Female scolding us while the chicks are returned to the nestbox.
5-29-2012 - Chicks received there leg bands today.
5-23-2012 - Chick are getting quite large now and are actively exploring the nestbox.
5-22-2012 - All in a row.
5-21-2012 - Big feet = Big bird.
5-20-2012 - A good stretch.
5-18-2012 - Starting to explore the nestbox.
5-18-2012 - They still all fit...
5-18-2012 - Pin feathers are starting to grow in.
5-18-2012 - Chick head shot.
5-18-2012 - Nap time
5-17-2012 - An early morning snack.
5-16-2012 - Not their most photogenic period....
5-15-2012 A chick continuum
5-15-2012 - Breakfast is on its way.
5-15-2012 - A good stretch...
5-14-2012 - Chicks are getting big.
5/12/2012 - Male to the left, female feeding chicks.
5-11-2012 - Male feeding the 4 chicks.
5-10-2012 - Ball of 4 chicks
5-9-2012 - 4 chicks being feed by mom.
5-8-2012 - 4th chick, seen as the not so fluffy ball at left, hatched early this morning.
5-7-2012 - Male with food offering to female.
5-7-2012 - Male with 3 chicks.
5-7-2012 - Female feeding 3 chicks.
5-7-2012 - 3 chick have hatched.
5-6-2012 - We now have 2 chicks hatched. Female feeding.
5-6-2012 - The first chick hatched this morning. Female with chick lower photo, male with chick upper photo.
4-24-2012 - Both the male (left) and female (right) have been pulling incubation duty. Anticipated hatch date May 5-7.
4-10-2012 - Male sitting while the female waits.
2 photos of the female using her wings for support.
4-8-2012 Male on left, female right. The male was just sitting on the eggs.
4-5-2012 - 4th egg arrived today about 5:30am.
4-3-2012 - 2 photos of the male in to incubate the 3 eggs.
4-1-2012 - 3rd egg arrived about 8:20PM last night.
3-31-2012 - 2nd egg was laid about 3:00PM today.
3-30-2012 - Male in to inspect the egg.
3-30-2012 First egg.
3-30-2012 - First egg was laid today at about 9:30AM. Female covering the egg.
3-7-2012 - Male in the box.
3-12-2012 - A new scrape has been dug. All of the gravel was replaced at the end of last season so it is clean and very soft.
3-8-2012 - Looks like our pair is back form last year, Hoffman and a un-banded female.
2-28-2012 - Indy Froona was back at Port Washington site.
2-16-2012 - Indy Froona and Hoffman at UWM.
12-23-2011 - Indy Froona, female, born 2009, in Market Tower, Indianapolis, Marion county, IN. spent most of the mild 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 last year.