Ty a Radisson hatch from 2009 has hooked up with an unknown female being named Paris ( no bands ) and have nested in a crows nest on a tower in Selkirk Mb. ( 45 min. North of Winnipeg )
Only 1 of the chicks have been banded and named Daer, D over 23...D/23
The brother was up and flying by the time the nest was located and will go un-banded
A day with Fleet...
Fleet fledged later in the evening Friday June 22nd.
After some searching he was located...he must have been thinking "what did I do" ?
Early the next morning on my return finds him in the same location. I was fortunate to be able to spend a number of hours with Fleet.
Princess & Ivy are now busy looking after and feeding 4 chicks.
Three male chicks and one female chick banded at the Radisson Hotel this morning (June 6th.)
Female-Red Tape-sideways E over 7...E/7
Male-White Tape-sideways 6 over T...6/T
Male-Yellow Tape-sideways 5 over H...5/H
Male-Green Tape-sideways E over U...E/U...this male has a transmitter.
Jules & Beau are incubating 4 eggs - estimated hatch May 27-31st.
We have our "1"st. hatch around noon today May 28th.
West Winnipeg Chicks
After the West Winnipeg chicks had been removed and place in a hack location just outside the city for safety reasons...they where then banded and
out fitted with transmitters.
Lilith (female) Red Tape M over 85...M/85
Juliet (female) Green Tape M over 87...M/87
Nipper (male) White Tape D over 22...D/22 (died)
We believe that it was a possible Great Horned Owl attack ?
So what is really safer Concrete or Country ?
Hurricane & Brooklyn are currently busy looking after and feeding 3 chicks. Banding of the 3 chicks took place June 28th.
Male-D over 20 (D/20)...White tape...Sol
Male-D over 21 (D/21)...Green tape...Hunter
Female-O over sideways V (0/V)... Red tape...Maya
As soon as the door to the roof made it's first creak the adults where on the wing.
This past week it appears that we have a " 3rd. " pair of Peregrines in Winnipeg, located around HSC (Health Science Center Hospital) Their interaction indicates that they will be nesting at some location...tracking them and finding just where they like to be is being worked on.
Band numbers have been confirmed...
Cowboy (male) Black C over sideways Y on the right leg.
Jolicoeur (female) Black 17 over Red K on the left leg