Detroit Falcons - 2015

Below is a summary from Chris Becher, MDNR Southeast Peregrine Falcon Nesting Coordinator and Barb Baldinger, MDNR volunteer and photographer of Peregrine Falcon Nesting Status for the 2015 season. For additional information and updates, please visit our facebook page: Peregrine Falcons Southeast Michigan


SOUTHEAST MICHIGAN PEREGRINE FALCON NEST SITES - 2015 Nesting Summary: Click Here for a printable summary.


TOTAL CHICKS HATCHED: 33

THIRTEEN (13) OF THE NESTS SUCCESSFULLY HATCHED CHICKS AND THIRTY-THREE (33) CHICKS FLEDGED


NOTATIONS:

• Ann Arbor - U-M Medical Center/North Quad: (4 chicks)

• Bay City/Essexville– Karn-Weadock Power Plant: (2 chicks)

• Dearborn– Parklane Tower (East): (1 chick)

• Detroit – AT&T Building: (4 chicks)

• Detroit – Fisher Building: (3 chicks)

• Detroit – Whittier Apartments: (4 chicks)

• Erie– Consumers’ Energy / JR Whiting Plant: (2 chicks)

• Flint – U-M Northbank Center Building / Mott Foundation Building/Durant Bldg.: (1 chick)

• Monroe – DTE Power Plant: (2 chicks)

• Mt. Clemens – Macomb County Building: (3 chicks)

• Pontiac – AT&T Tower: (1 chick)

• Port Huron– Blue Water Bridge: (3 chicks)

• Warren – Campbell Ewald Building: (3 chicks)


Update: April 29, 2016

Compiled by: Christine Becher

SE Michigan Peregrine Falcon Nesting Coordinator

Michigan Department of Natural Resources, Wildlife Division


You can contact Chris and Barb by e-mail at peregrine_notes@yahoo.com.

Below are some photos from Barb Baldinger to accompany the report.


Hathor incubating by Barb Baldinger 4-9-2015

Hathor incubating by Barb Baldinger 4-9-2015

Mystique by Barb Baldinger 3-19-2015

Mystique by Barb Baldinger 3-19-2015

GM Warren 3 chicks by Barb Baldinger 5-14-2015

GM Warren 3 chicks by Barb Baldinger 5-14-2015

Azine,  Black over Red, 49 over Y at the Whittier by Barb Baldinger 6-26-2015

Azine, Black over Red, 49 over Y at the Whittier by Barb Baldinger 6-26-2015

AT&T Detroit by Barb Baldinger 5-12-2015

AT&T Detroit by Barb Baldinger 5-12-2015

Wynona Shellabarger checking Sonic by Barb Baldinger 5-26-2015

Wynona Shellabarger checking Sonic by Barb Baldinger 5-26-2015

Joe Robison, Frank Lautner and Lautner black 23 over red P by Barb Baldinger 5-26-2015

Joe Robison, Frank Lautner and Lautner black 23 over red P by Barb Baldinger 5-26-2015

Holly Vaughn and Mark Hackel and chick by Barb Baldinger 6-1-2015

Holly Vaughn and Mark Hackel and chick by Barb Baldinger 6-1-2015

Chris Becher and Barb Baldinger with Azine at the Whittier Hotel 6-5-2015

Chris Becher and Barb Baldinger with Azine at the Whittier Hotel 6-5-2015


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If you have any Peregrine sightings, please send them to peregrine_notes@yahoo.com.

Thanks,

Chris and Barb


Paul Messing
Macomb Audubon Web Editor
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