Day 16 and growing!

May 27, 2017 in In the Nest Box

2017.0527-001Just before 6AM, the Falcon Cam showed the chicks huddled in the corner with the female perched outside the nest box, keeping a close on her brood.  Around Day 15 the chicks are beginning to enter the hunchback phase, during which they are often seen in a hunchback pose, with their feet splayed out in front and head angled forward.