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UMass Lowell Bands Baby Falcons

Watch Latest Offspring Get Ready to Earn Their Wings

Banding Falcon Chick
One of the four falcon chicks gets banded.

By Alfonso Velasquez

Since 2007, a pair of peregrine falcons has called UMass Lowell's East Campus home. On June 16, the Massachusetts Division of Fisheries and Wildlife led by biologist Tom French banded four falcon chicks atop UMass Lowell's Fox Hall.

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