For the last 3 years, Peregrines have unsuccessfully tried to nest on the Parkinson tower. This year, with a little help of a custom-made nesting platform and local experts (some of whom actually work at the University), they successfully laid three eggs between 7th -11th May. The camera provides a direct stream to the Peregrines on a live feed.
Both birds share the incubation of the eggs, which usually begins with the last or penultimate egg (laid on 11th May). Given this, incubation usually takes 29-32 days per egg. This means that with a bit of luck, we should see some hatching around 9th – 12th June.
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