|2017 Season -
The Chichester Peregrines are here again.
sixteen years since Peregrines first nested
below the spire and in that time they have
raised over 40 young. This year we have an HD camera and the first egg was laid on 31st March.
|An extremely fast and agile Falcon, reaching speeds in excess of 140mph. A wingspan of 34 to 58cm. They lay up to 6 eggs, which hatch after 29 to 33 days. The chicks fledge after 35 to 42 days.
|Bill Oddie - Tweet Of The Day
BBC Earth - Peregrine @180mph
BBC Inside Story - Pigeon v Peregrine
BBC Animal Camera - Peregrine & Goshawk