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Norwich Cathedral Peregrines Activity Log 25/06/2019

June 25, 2019 Norwich UPP Updates Zoe Smith
Another day at the watch point, with lots of flying action from our peregrines! Weather was rainy to start and then improved with sunny spells. 9.45 One juvenile on nest, GA is 2 crockets down and the male is in a roundel. 10.00 The juvenile on the nest box…
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Norwich Cathedral Peregrines Activity Log 24/06/2019

June 24, 2019 Norwich UPP Updates Zoe Smith
Today was a quiet and humid day at the watch point. The juveniles are still flying around with their parents as usual. Weather was muggy with a rain shower in the afternoon. 9.40 Two juveniles and GA are flying about to the South East. 9.50 The male lands in…
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Norwich Cathedral Peregrine Activity Log- 23/06/19

June 23, 2019 Norwich UPP Updates Zoe Smith
A busy day at the watchpoint and the Bishops garden lots of visitors and plenty of peregrine activity! Weather warm and sunny. 9.00 I Juvenile on the next box, the male briefly visited the box and then flew off. 9.53 The Juvenile flew off. 10.02 1 adult lands…

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.