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First Peregrine Hatches of 2016!

Peregrine falcons at DPC Genoa

We have our first known peregrine hatches of the year! Dairyland Power Genoa began hatch on April 28th, with three eyass falcons hatching on the same day, and Great River Energy Elk River had its first hatch just this morning. Our hatch estimates for this week are: Xcel Sherco: May 3rd Great Spirit Bluff: May 3rd Xcel Allen S. King: May 6th To watch live: Xcel Energy cams: http://www.raptorresource.org/birdcams/xcel-energy-cams/ DPC Genoa: http://www.ustream.tv/channel/dpc-genoa-falcons GRE Elk River: http://www.raptorresource.org/birdcams/great-river-energy-falcons/ Great Spirit Bluff: http://www.ustream.tv/greatspiritblufffalcons

Egg round-up!

Talons and eggs

Where do we have eggs and how many do we have? BALD EAGLES In Decorah, Iowa: Eggs could begin hatching between March 25 and March 29. Egg #1 was laid on 2/18/16 @ 8:28 PM Egg #2 was laid on 2/21/16 @ 7:46 PM Egg #3 was laid on 2/25/16 @ 6:59 PM At Decorah North in Decorah, Iowa: Eggs could begin hatching between April 15 and April 19. Egg #1 was laid on 3/11/16 @ 2:29 PM CT Egg #2 was laid on 3/14/16 @