Jan 30 2013

A Look Back at 2012

Published by at 7:10 am under Peregrines

Dorothy and E2 at the nest. 27 April 2012 (photo from the National Aviary falconcam at Univ of Pittsburgh)

Last May we saw the Pitt peregrines on the nestcam every day.

Since then we’d had a long, quiet, eight months but soon — by the end of February — our pair will be back on camera every day.

To get in the mood for the upcoming nesting season I created a slideshow of 2012 peregrine highlights from the University of Pittsburgh’s Cathedral of Learning.

Here Dorothy stands next to E2 as he broods their first nestling on April 27,2012.

Click on their photo to watch the highlights.

(slideshow photos by The National Aviary falconcam at Pitt, Peter Bell, Donna Memon, Pat Szczepanski and Kate St. John)


p.s.  I wish I could have made a slideshow of the Downtown peregrines but they weren’t on camera last year.  If you’re in Downtown Pittsburgh, please watch for the peregrines and report what you see.  Click here for details.


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3 Responses to “A Look Back at 2012”

  1. Donnaon 30 Jan 2013 at 7:33 am

    That was a wonderful slideshow! Thanks, can’t wait for this season. I hope Beauty has a good year, so unpredictable in Rochester.

  2. Donnaon 30 Jan 2013 at 9:49 am

    Thanks for the re-cap slideshow, Kate. Looking forward to a successful 2013!

  3. George Bercikon 30 Jan 2013 at 10:08 am

    And the beat goes on! What adventures will 2013 bring?

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