The kestrels have hatched! In a story we told you last month, the Peregrine Fund is asking citizen scientists to put up nest boxes and monitor American Kestrel populations across the U.S. The American Kestrel Partnership has a box with a webcam posted at the
It’s nesting time for many birds in Idaho, including the American Kestrel. In fact, you can watch a pair of kestrels sitting on their eggs right now, through a live webcam. It’s part of a new project by the Peregrine Fund that launches today to get people involved in helping gather information n kestrels. The goal is to help scientists understand why the American Kestrel is in steady decline across North America.