|Peregrine falcon screenshot of camera at Kentucky's |
LG&E Mill Creek Generating Station
For states like Nebraska, Minnesota, Illinois and Wisconsin, the birds are active in choosing mates and determining the "owner" of a given site.
Nest cams are ways that technology has allowed us to watch the inner lives of peregrines, including their challenges.
Links to some cameras (and we will certainly post more in the future!):
Kentucky: LG&E's Mill Creek Generating Station in southwest Jefferson County Peregrine Cam
Indiana: Fort Wayne (One Summit Center) Peregrine Cam
|Indiana Fort Wayne Cam|
Nebraska: Woodmen Tower
|Nebraska's Woodmen Tower Cam|
|Illinois Waukegan Cam|
Illinois: Waukegan Peregrine Cam
Madison Gas & Electric Cam
Minnesota and Wisconsin: Various cameras hosted through Raptor Resource Project.
The fascinating story of peregrine falcon restoration in the Midwest can be found on the Midwest Peregrine Society website.