Peregrine Woburn: basking in sun

March 15, 2017 in Peregrine Falcon Woburn

_W7I3985-001Among Peregrine Falcons, courtship and nesting activities are now in full swing.  Pair bonds are growing close and copulation seems to be right on time based on historical schedules.  Here, the male peregrine is perched near the nest ledge, basking in the sun, but will engage in territorial defense against any and all intruders!