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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 03/06/2019

A short and quiet blog today from the watch point. YS was seen again on the crenellations, looking out at the world. She is fine under the watchful eye of GA and the male. The other chicks were wing flapping and getting ready for the jump in this week to come!

Weather was breezy with sunshine!

9.50 GA is 3 crockets down whilst the male is 5 crockets above the nest.

10.41 Male flies off to the West.

11.00 GA hops around to the North side of the spire.

11.29 GA reappears on the South side, 2 crockets down.

12.16 GA flies off to the West.

12.21 GA returns and lands 3 crockets below the plucking window.

12.27 Male is seen flying around to the South East.

12.53 GA flies to the South West. The male passes food to her and both birds fly off to the East.

13.00 GA returns and lands on the golden bales with pigeon prey and plucks it. The male lands 2 crockets down.

14.10 GA flies down to the nest box to feed chicks.

14.14 The fledged chick YS hops on to crenellations to have a look at the world for a brief moment and then hops down again.

14.19 GA flies off to the South East.

14.26 Both adults are seen flying around the spire and then out of sight. They are then seen flying off to the East.

14.40 GA returns and lands 3 crockets down on the East side.

15.00 Male returns with food to the nest box and feeds the chicks.

15.10 Male flies off and lands 5 crockets down from the nest.

15.15 Male flies off West.

15.31 Male returns and lands 2 crockets down on the East side whilst GA disappears.