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Jersey City Falcons Jeopardized

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This from The (Bergen) Record:

State wildlife authorities are investigating why window washers on Sunday sprayed a nest of endangered peregrine falcons living on a Jersey City skyscraper, causing several young falcons to fall from the roof of the 41-story building. 

One young falcon remains missing and another that glided to the ground is being evaluated for injuries at a Morris County bird rehabilitation center, according to Conserve Wildlife Foundation of New Jersey.

The birds, hatched in May, were about a week away from being able to fly, experts said.

Hard to believe no one told the window washers about the nesting Peregrines....

Here's the link:

https://www.northjersey.com/story/news/environment/2019/06/19/nj-investigating-if-window-washers-sprayed-endangered-peregrine-falcons-off-skyscraper-jersey-city/1498850001/

Photos courtesy of Conserve Wildlife Foundation.

 

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