Peregrine Falcons http://wesa.fm en Game Commission to Track Newly Hatched Peregrine Falcons in Harrisburg http://wesa.fm/post/game-commission-track-newly-hatched-peregrine-falcons-harrisburg <p>The Pennsylvania Game Commission Tuesday affixed special tracking bands to the legs of peregrine falcons that have hatched atop a state office building in Harrisburg.<br><br>The agency has been monitoring the offspring of falcons nesting on the building ledge since 2000 as part of an effort to help the recovery of a bird that is on the state’s endangered species list.<br><br>Game Commission biologist Art McMorris said the falcon population may improve enough to come off that list in the next decade.<br> Tue, 21 May 2013 23:21:29 +0000 Mary Wilson 9971 at http://wesa.fm