American Kestrel Partnership : General Discussion

This is the main community for the American Kestrel Partnership. Feel free to discuss anything about kestrels, nestboxes or the Partnership here.

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Hello! Welcome to the 2017 KestrelCam season!

I am helping a group that bands kestrels (adults when they can be caught and young before they fledge) in nest boxes.  I've heard that adults removed for banding when there are only 1-2 eggs may abandon the box, but when there are 4 or more eggs they a

4th egg has been laid around 3:07pm. link for live stream.  http://www.nu-sun.com/html/2017_report.html

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On April 22/2017 3rd egg laid.  click link  http://www.nu-sun.com/html/2017_report.html  

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Hi, Kestrel experts! 

On April 18/2017 at about 8:45am CST. our first egg was laid. Click link to view our HD live stream. 

http://www.nu-sun.com/html/2017_report.html

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Our female Kestrel has been sighted at our H.M.K.T. box. Link to   http://www.nu-sun.com/html/kestrel_korner.html

I'm monitoring two nest boxes in a state park, where I work, but I see from photos here that some boxes are located in suburban areas.

Hi there!