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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 30/06/2019

The peregrines were keeping to the shade and there wasn't much action. The weather today was hot with a gentle breeze to keep cool.

10.00 Two juveniles are in the nest box. An adult is spotted briefly on the East plucking window.

10.13 The adult male flies off.

11.00 GA flies in and lands on the North side of the spire.

11.30 A female juvenile is on the East plucking window. One juvenile is still in the nest box.

11.58 A juvenile appears below the East plucking window.

12.05 GA brings food in and is mobbed by two juveniles as she drops the prey off in the nest box. One juvenile takes the prey and eats it, while the other juvenile and GA disappear.

12.20 GA spotted two crockets down on the East side.

12.24 The juvenile on the nest box flies off to the East.

12.26 The juvenile returns to the North side. The adult male appears, lands on the South plucking window and moves to the nest box ledge.

13.35 The male hops into the nest box. GA is still 2 crockets down on the East side and the juveniles are out of sight.

13.58 The male hops back onto the ledge.

14.13 A juvenile lands on the North side plucking window. The male leaves the nest box, flies around and heads South. A juvenile swoops down from the North East plucking window to the South West pinnacle.

14.17 A juvenile flies South.

14.26 A juvenile lands on the South plucking window briefly.

14.50 The male flies South West.

15.00 Juvenile spotted on the East plucking window.

15.49 GA flies South.

16.00 A juvenile flies East.