MASS Live reports that the University of Massachusetts Amherst W.E.B. Du Bois Library has a new, feathered tenant.
“A baby peregrine falcon hatched Tuesday, about two months after a new pair of adults took up residence on the library’s roof. The new parents have a lot to live up to; the nests’ previous occupants raised 34 chicks during their years at the library…”
And it looks like the family will be growing. “Two more eggs remain and are expected to hatch soon, according to the falcons’ Twitter account…”
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