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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 15/06/2019

What an interesting day at the watch point, the male was visiting the nest box quite a few times and the juveniles were putting on the good show!

Weather was overcast with sunny spells.

10.00 GA is 3 crockets up from the nest box on the East side. The male is 2 crockets down from the top.

10.21 Two juveniles are on the North East pinnacle, the other one is on the cloisters.

10.23 GA flies to the East.

10.28 Male flies to the West.

10.40 Juvenile is seen flying from the cloisters to the North East pinnacle.

11.16 Juvenile flies up and lands 2 crockets down briefly.

11.18 The juvenile then flies off to the West.

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

11.56 The male returns with prey and lands on the North side. GA flies up high to the West.

12.13 GA flies around the cathedral before landing on the North side.

12.30 GA flies off to the South East.

12.33 GA returns and flies around to the North East.

13.05 Juvenile heads low over the cloisters.

13.18 GA lands 3 crockets down from the top. The male lands in the nest box.

13.27 All 3 juveniles fly around over the cloisters and then return to the North East pinnacle.

13.37 GA joins the male in the nest box. The male then leaves, flying up to the East side plucking window and then heading off West.

13.43 All 3 juveniles are flying about play fighting.

14.09 The male carries food around the spire and deposits it on the bell tower for the juveniles to eat. One juvenile is on the cloister roof.

14.17 One juvenile flies up from the bell tower and off to the North.

14.41 The male lands in the nest box briefly, then flies off to the West, before circling back to the North of the spire.

15.40 Male lands back in the nest box.