Prairie Sportsman

The Peregrine Returns

Clip: Season 11 Episode 3 | 8m 33s | Video has closed captioning.

Go atop a Mayo Clinic building to see the banding of Blizzard, a peregrine falcon chick that is being tracked by the Midwest Peregrine Society. In the early 1980s, U of M Raptor Center founder Patrick Redig and the DNR’s first Nongame Wildlife Program Director Carrol Henderson led Minnesota’s efforts to successfully reintroduce peregrine falcons to their original nesting areas.

Aired: 02/09/20

Rating: NR

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