Rochester NY Falcon Wings

Really enjoyed yet another visit to see the Rochester falcons.  It was like the good old days.  The youngsters seem to be finding High Falls gorge on the Genessee River.  With four of them, when they were flying the sky was filled with wings.  You can see many more pictures at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=opyrl466oz8&list=UU86by8i7REZeo3F7S1u-7yA    

Eagle Heaven on Hudson

There have been at least 15 eagles hunting at the Croton Boat Ramp the last two days.  The Croton River started moving again.  Verplanck marinas sported another 15-20 fishing and perching relatively close.   Thursday night’s eagle count from the dock in Verplanck came in at 15.  Just at dusk an immature caught a fishContinue reading “Eagle Heaven on Hudson”

Sacking the Peregrine

A great, big THANK YOU to Kathy Clark, NJ Fish & Wildlife Biologist, David Wheeler and Ben Wurst, Conserve Wildlife Foundation of NJ, for letting me attend the banding of our 101 Hudson, Jersey City eyas.  It is always a thrill to be 42 stories above the Hudson River overlooking Manhattan and New Jersey.  MikeContinue reading “Sacking the Peregrine”