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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 15/04/2019

Interesting day at the watch point. The male seemed quite restless and reluctant to take over incubation duties from GA!

Weather was overcast in the morning and then sunny in the afternoon.

9.45 GA is incubating and the male is sitting 2 crockets down.

9.53 The male flies off to the North.

9.57 The male returns and sits 2 crockets down from the top.

10.16 The male drifts around the spire before flying South West.

10.25 The male suddenly stoops and chases a gull, then lands 3 crockets down.

10.47 The male drifts around the spire again, and then flies South/South East.

10.49 The male returns and lands 3 crockets down from the top.

10.57 The male flies off to the East, later returning to sit on his favourite perch 2 crockets down.

11.49 The male flies around to the back of the spire.

11.53 The male flies East again.

11.55 The male returns and lands at the back of the spire again.

12.04 The male flies South West.

13.00 No change. Male out of sight, GA still incubating.

13.49 A buzzard flies overhead.

14.30 No change.

14.51 The male returns! Landing 2 crockets down from the top of the spire.

15.30 No change.

16.00 Still no change.