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Norwich Cathedral Peregrines Activity Log 14/07/2019

July 14, 2019 Norwich UPP Updates Zoe Smith
Last watch of the season! The juveniles will still be around until autumn and the parents will remain at the cathedral nest site. Thank you everyone for reading our blog this year, we hope you've all enjoyed it! 9.00 One juvenile is on top of the spire. The…
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Norwich Cathedral Peregrine Activity Log- 13/07/19

July 13, 2019 Norwich UPP Updates Zoe Smith
Weather- drizzle in the morning sunshine in the afternoon. 9.30 Male above nest box window. Juvenile 1 crocket above the top window. 9.50 Male flies, GA lands on golden bales. 10.00 Juvenile moves 2 crockets to the right. 10.03 1 juvenile knocks GA off the…
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Norwich Cathedral Activity Log- 12/07/19

July 13, 2019 Norwich UPP Updates Zoe Smith
Weather- overcast 9.30 1 juvenile on the edge of the nest box, it then flew off calling. 9.40 Male on top of the window arch above the nest platform. 1 juvenile 4 down on the W. 10.00 Juvenile landed on the crocket on the right-hand side of the nest box and…

Norwich Cathedral Peregrines Activity Log- 08/04/19

Sunshine!!

10.00 GA incubating male on the W side of spire level with the top window.

10.10 Male flies around then at 10.12 lands on top of the spire on golden bales.

10.15 Male takes flight.

10.20 Male returns two crockets down on the W.

10.25 Male flies off and lands 2 crockets down on the W.

11.25 Male flies and lands on the crenulations on the bell tower W side. GA moves off the eggs to reveal them and looks like she is eating gravel.

11.39 Male takes flight and lands on N side of the spire out of sight.

12.05 Male 2 crockets down on W preening.

12.09 Male goes to the platform to take over incubating duties and chats to the eggs. GA flies off E.

12.23 3 Buzzards riding thermals over the spire the male is voal from the box.

12.34 GA soars around the close.

12.37 GA lands on crocket level with the top window on W.

13.30 GA flew off, Buzzard overhead GA lands 3 crockets down on the E.

13.50 GA flew off.

14.02 GA flew off lands on N side of the spire.

14.04 Intruding Peregrine! GA in flight chasing intruder she then lands low on the spire, she then takes flights again and calls to the male he leaves the eggs to chase off the intruder to the S. GA takes over incubating duties.

14.41 Male cruising the close and heads off S.

14.45 Male returns to the spire briefly then flies off.

15.05 Male returns 2 crockets down on the W.

15.36 Male flew off S

16.00 GA still incubating the male is still a