Croton Point Park Red-tailed Hawk Family

Several months ago I promised a surprise post.  Life got in the way of working on the pictures and posting the news. Our park pair produced two young this year.  The surprising part is that the young hatched and were raised right on the beach at Croton Point Park.  I am all for letting peopleContinue reading “Croton Point Park Red-tailed Hawk Family”

Jersey City Peregrine Falcons Fly High

Grundy Park in Jersey City doesn’t just hold an attraction for people who want a spectacular view of Lower Manhattan.  Peregrine falcons also find it the best place to live in the metro NYC area .  The two surviving male fledglings, Buzz and Frank, who started out at 101 Hudson on May 3, 2012, areContinue reading “Jersey City Peregrine Falcons Fly High”

Jersey City Peregrines Part III (Billion Dollar Babies)

NOTE:  We learned on June 26 that the female had perished in a collision with the building at 10 Exchange Place. Torrents of rain, high winds, TWO FLEDGLINGS!!  My friend, Mike, and I saw two of the young birds on Friday.  They are agile.  They are rambunctious.  And they are alive!!  Both Athena and SixContinue reading “Jersey City Peregrines Part III (Billion Dollar Babies)”