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BirdCam Forum => Peregrine Falcon Cams and Information => Topic started by: T40cfr403 on May 15, 2021, 03:47:35 PM

Title: Abbotsford, British Columbia Quarry
Post by: T40cfr403 on May 15, 2021, 03:47:35 PM
Quarry mining near Peregrine falcon nest in British Columbia being documented by Christian Sasse.

https://www.facebook.com/100044592512307/videos/801510994073275

Concerns escalate about rare peregrine falcons as blasting set for Abbotsford quarry - https://www.peacearchnews.com/news/concerns-escalate-about-rare-peregrine-falcons-as-blasting-set-for-abbotsford-quarry/

Should rare peregrine falcon nest make way for re-opening of Abbotsford gravel quarry? - https://www.abbynews.com/news/province-considering-removal-of-irreplaceable-peregrine-falcon-nest-at-abbotsford-gravel-quarry/

Approval Granted to Destroy Falcon Nest Site - https://www.gofundme.com/f/Save-the-Endangered-Peregrine-Falcon?utm_campaign=p_cp_url&utm_medium=os&utm_source=customer

Province gives go-ahead to Abbotsford quarry to destroy peregrine falcon nesting ledge - https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia/abbotsford-peregrine-1.5876609

Petition:
Mountainside Quarries STOP work/blasting until the Peregrine Falcon Chicks leave the Nest! - https://www.change.org/p/mountainside-quarries-group-inc-mountainside-quarries-stop-work-blasting-until-the-peregrine-falcon-chicks-leave-the-nest

(https://ow0hs2zhmkp2497op3xhvxsa-wpengine.netdna-ssl.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/05/25160064_web1_210513-ABB-Peregrine-falcon-update_1.jpg)
A pair of rare peregrine falcons have returned to their nesting site at an Abbotsford quarry, resulting in increased concerns from opponents about their safety. (PHOTO: #savebcfalcons Instagram page)



Title: Re: Abbotsford, British Columbia Quarry
Post by: shep on May 16, 2021, 04:21:49 AM
What a great story!
I am wondering if there is something endangering birds, eggs nationwide.
Glad they saved this brood!