Du Bois Library Falcons
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A new falcon season is underway! The mated pair from last year has returned to the nesting box. One chick has successfully hatched and we are keeping close watch on the remaining egg. Follow us on Facebook and twitter for up-to-date news.
Peregrine Falcons have successfully nested on the roof of the W.E.B. Du Bois Library at UMass Amherst for the past 13 years. A live webcam was installed in 2013 thanks to the UMass Amherst Facilities Planning Division, UMass Amherst Information Technology, the Libraries' Systems and Web Management Department, the Massachusetts Division of Fisheries and Wildlife (MassWildlife), and the Friends of the Libraries.
Questions about the Falcon Cam? Contact [peopleprofile id=17]Carol Connare[/peopleprofile]