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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- 07/05/2019

9.42 GA on the edge of the box being very vocal, finally she goes back in and broods the 3 chicks.

10.15 Male two crockets down on the E.

11.05 GA leaves the nest to hunt and male enters the nest.

12.55 GA lands on the spire with a pigeon and plucks.

13.20 Male flies out of the box and perches 2 crockets below GA. GA is very vocal.

13.45 Male enters the nest with prey he has taken in from the E plucking window and feeds the chicks.

13.53 GA came in with prey and feeds chicks. Male flies out with the previous prey and stashes it and then flies round.

13.56 Male lands 2 crockets down on the W.

14.33 GA eating gravel.

14.44 Male flew off. Chicks unattended.

14.45 GA takes prey and flies out.

14.46 Juv LBB mobbing GA for the prey she was carrying over the Bishops garden. GA lands on the N side of the spire. She is the seen soaring around the close without prey.

15.15 Male returns to nest and broods the chicks.

15.22 GA lands 2 crockets down on the E being very vocal.

15.23 GA enters the nest platform and feed the chicks the male leaves.

15.25 Male lands 2 crockets down on the N side of the spire out of view of the watchpoint.

16.00 As we pack up the male is still on the N side of the spire and GA is brooding the chicks.