Preparing to fledge!

May 29, 2012 in Chicks Only, In the Nest Box

Peregrine male chick is ready to go and preparing to fledge later this week!  He has been flapping regularly each day and itching to fledge. The female is taking her time and is clearly on a different schedule!

Peregrines in the news:

Season’s falcon chicks banded

Westar to band falcon chicks May 30

Falcon Chicks Banded And Checked

New hatch for Kansas City’s skyscraper-dwelling peregrine falcons