The Discussion Forum is open for discussion and information concerning the San Jose falcons and their young. Staff from Santa Cruz Predatory Bird Research Group at UCSC Long Marine Lab
and others with falcon and raptor experience moderate the group.
The resident tiercel since 2009, E.C. has disappeared and been replaced by a new tiercel, Fernando El Cohete.
Clara appeared at City Hall in 2006 as a one year-old bird, still molting into her adult plumage, and is now 7 years old. See our wiki (link below) for more history.
Find highlights of prior seasons at http://sanjoseperegrines.editme.com/.
Find information about peregrines organized by topic: http://sanjoseperegrines.editme.com/peregrinescienceintro
For a collection of photos, see our Flickr Site at: http://www.flickr.com/photos/23930319@N03/collections/
For a collection of videos of this nest, see our You Tube site: http://www.youtube.com/SanJosePFA
The list is moderated and all members must be approved and abide by the Forum rules to participate. Courtesy towards Forum members and Moderators is required. Off topic posts will be removed. All images on this site are copyrighted and may not be used for any other purpose without the consent of the contributor of the image. Members' posts may not be copied, quoted, or forwarded elsewhere without the permission of the contributor. Failure to respect the Forum rules will result in removal from the list.
PHOTO of "Clara" by NICK DUNLOP. copyright: http://www.nickdunlop.com