Peregrine Falcon, adult male

April 22, 2014 in On the Clock Tower

The incubation period is ready to draw to a close fairly soon with four eggs having been under constant incubation from March 24th.  Hatching should take place in the next few days.  the male has been keeping a proximate vigil nearby the nest.  He is always nearby and has been sharing part of the incubation duties!  In this photo, he is perched on the NE corner of the Clock Tower.