This year two fledglings had to be rescued by volunteer peregrine nest monitor, Mr. Scott Wright. The picture above shows Soarer just after she rode the elevator with Mr. Wright and was placed back in her nest. When the juveniles first fledge, they fly to and from nearby ledges and roofs. This is Savvy…..…Continue
Posted on June 16, 2011 at 5:23am
The girls have now joined their brother in fledging. Volunteer nest monitor Mr. Scott Wright tells us the young falcons have been “flapping machines” as they have been working to strengthen their muscles.
On Monday Mr. Wright had to rescue Soarer from the 4th floor roof of the Terminal Tower, which is directly below the nest, and then move her back to the 12th…Continue
Posted on June 8, 2011 at 11:51am
On Wednesday evening, Tower City Security called volunteer nest monitor Mr. Scott Wright to report that a juvenile falcon had been spotted on the ground in front of the building. The FalconCam caught an image of the juvenile just before it took off on its first flight.…Continue
Posted on June 3, 2011 at 5:03pm
Where have all the falcons gone? Out walking on the building’s ledges! (That’s Dad on the lower ledge watching 2 juveniles above).
If you’ve been watching the FalconCams lately, you know that the nest is empty much of the time. Here is someone out for a walk…..
And where has all the down gone? Going, going………………Continue
Posted on June 1, 2011 at 5:00am