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Kalamazoo peregrines fly into freedom without a hitch

6/25/2015

The two young peregrine fledglings whose first flights included ground landings and subsequent rehabilitation for flight training were successfully released today.

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Young Peregrines Flight Training

Peregrine Falcon Fledgling Training
6/24/2015

The two fallen Peregrine Falcons that were taken into the care of registered wildlife rehabilitator Sharron Butler in Vicksburg are doing well with their flight training and rehabilitation. The birds are safe, doing well, and will be returned to downtown Kalamazoo later this week.

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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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Fledgling Falcons at Training Camp

6/16/2015

The young Kalamazoo Peregrine falcons that are at summer flight camp got a visit from the Kalamzoo Gazette.  You can access the story here. 

http://www.mlive.com/news/kalamazoo/index.ssf/2015/06/fledgling_falcons_...

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Where are the Birds? Peregrine Fledgling Update

6/14/2015

Wow!  It has been a pretty busy 4 days at Peregrine Central!

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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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Falcon cam addicts forced into withdrawal when live stream view has technical issues

6/8/2015

Panic ensures as hundreds of Peregrine webcam addicts are forced into withdrawal!

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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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How are you using the Peregrine Falcon Cam in your Classroom?

5/26/2015

We would like to learn how teachers and educators are using the Kalamazoo Peregrine Falcon cam in the classroom.

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