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03-21-2017 Two eggs!

3/22/2017

Rebecca laid the second egg early in the morning on Tuesday, 3/21/2017

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07-04-2016 Kalamazoo Peregrine falcon update

7/4/2016

The young Kalamazoo Peregrines continue their training in downtown.  As they are roaming more, they are more difficult to see predictably especially midday. 

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The Kalamazoo Peregrines are on TV

6/14/2016

Ron Foor, Community President of Fifth Third Bank and Gail Walter of the Audubon Society of Kalamazoo were guests on the Lori Moore Show

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06-03-2016 Peregrine Falcon Update / Youngest Chick Rescued from Parapet

6/3/2016

The plan was a predawn raid, aided by the cover of darkness, to rescue the Peregrine falcon chick that had fallen into the parapet

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Am I a Boy or a Girl?

7/7/2015

In my blog posts, I often use pronouns of he, she, or s/he when referring to a bird.  In reality, I often don’t know for sure.  The gender of a falcon is recorded at the time of banding, based on size alone.

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FIFTH THIRD ASKS COMMUNITY TO NAME ENDANGERED PEREGRINE FALCONS

7/7/2015

KALAMAZOO, MICH- July 7, 2015 – Fifth Third Bank announced it is officially collecting name suggestions from the community to name three of Kalamazoo’s banded Peregrine Falcon chicks today.

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The missing fledgling surfaces

6/17/2015

The young falcon that fledged on June 14, 2015 was spotted today.

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First Flight for a Peregrine Chick

First flight today
6/11/2015

One of the chicks graduated from being an eyas to being a fledgling at 38 days of age this morning at 7:17 AM.

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What do I do if I find a Falcon on the Ground

6/11/2015

Our local Michigan Department of Natural Resources (DNR), who oversees these endangered birds, has provided instructions on what to do if a falcon is found on the ground. 

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Peregrine chicks get banded

5/28/2015

Wednesday morning, May 27, was a big day for the peregrine chicks. They got to meet Michigan Department Natural Resources (DNR) Wildlife Biologists, Nik Kalejs and Ken Kesson, who placed identification bands on their legs. 

http://www.mlive.com/news/kalamazoo/index.ssf/2015/05/kalamazoo_peregrin...

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