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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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Peregrine chicks will be banded this week

5/25/2015

The Kalamazoo Peregrine family is in for a big surprise this week.  The Michigan Department of Natural Resources (DNR) plans to band the four chicks on Wednesday, 5-27-2015. 

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Mom and Dad can fly!

5/24/2015

The chicks are at the toddler stage.  The larger chicks, especially, can stand on their legs and take wobbly steps.  They are starting to stretch their wings and there are hints of feathers along the edge of the wing. 

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Home Alone?

5/22/2015

Many concerned web cam watchers have inquired if something has happened to the adult Peregrines since they do not see them in the nest box. 

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Four chicks have hatched

5/13/2015

All four eggs have successfully hatched and the chicks (eyases) are keeping Mom and Dad busy.  The first 2 eggs hatched on May 4, 2015, the third egg hatched on May 5, and the last egg hatched on May 7.

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The third chick hatches on May 5

5/5/2015

The third chick hatched on May 5.  Kewpee was busy delivering food and standing guard.  

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Two chicks have hatched

5/4/2015

On May 4, 2015, a pip was noticed in one of the eggs in the morning and in a second egg in the afternoon.  Rebecca appeared to stay in the nest box

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Field Trip on May 14

5/3/2015

Audubon Society of Kalamazoo Peregrine Falcon Field Trip Downtown Kalamazoo

Thursday May 14 at 7:00-8:00 PM

Meet on the top floor of the Kalamazoo Mall Parking Ramp #3 (Alamo Theater Ramp). Enter the ramp from Portage Rd, just south of Michigan Ave.

For more information see www.kalamazooaudubon.org

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Rebecca and the earthquake

5/2/2015

At 12:23 PM on May 2, 2015, the Kalamazoo area expereinced a 4.2 seismic event which was centered just east of the city of Kalamazoo and lasted less than a minute. 

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The nest

4/16/2015

KalamazooFalcons.com has footage missed by PBS Nature show, Animal Homes: The Nest

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