Poaching. US now claims it’s getting serious about it.

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Stop Another Wind Farm From Destroying Birds & Fly-Ways

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Require free access over the Internet to scientific journal articles arising from taxpayer-funded research.

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Petitions | The White House.

PEFAs settling into hard incubation – finally

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It has been a gratifying joy to observe our new pair court, bond, & now establish a brooding routine. Whether it will actually produce anybody is a different story. This appears to be a very young pair, which often means insufficient fecundity. However, they’re doing everything right, & I’m extremely pleased with the sometimes touching behaviours of this new falcon. Time will tell. In the meantime, we should try to enjoy what we do have. I certainly am.

She’s brooding right now:


Derby Cathedral Peregrine Falcon lays egg – instant church bells

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While awaiting PEFA eggs, a musical interlude with Lonnie Liston Smith!

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Nice progress at our box, tho’, don’t lose heart! http://www.peregrinefund.org/subsites/webcam-peregrine/



Rodney Stotts, Brother Falconer

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Fantastic group. Did a clean-up on the Anacostia with them right before I left DC for the West.