Evanston Peregrine Falcons

Peregrine Falcon

The Peregrine Falcon (Falco peregrinus) has recovered dramatically in numbers, thanks to part to Field Museum scientists and the Museum's collections.

John Weinstein © The Field Museum

John Weinstein © The Field Museum

I live in Evanston, and it's time to celebrate the baby Peregrine Falcons on the Evanston Public Library.  Here's a link to an ABC7 news story on the Peregrines.

http://abclocal.go.com/wls/story?section=news%2Flocal%2Fmathie&id=8162926

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You can learn more about Peregrine Falcons and the Museum's Peregrine Falcon program on the Field Museum's Bird Division pages.  Click here.