Dart (leg bands are: black/red-38/D, USGS band is purple) fledged this morning at 7:04 a.m. Here is a great video of his takeoff! This type of calculated departure is what we like to see. Good luck to Dart!
This is a blog for the Peregrine Falcon nest developed and maintained by the ODNR, Division of Wildlife. The nest is located on a ledge of the 41st floor of the Rhodes State Office Tower in Columbus, Ohio.