TITLE

Falcons make comeback in America's urban jungle

AUTHOR(S)
Kim, Lucian
PUB. DATE
June 1996
SOURCE
Christian Science Monitor;6/14/96, Vol. 88 Issue 140, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the peregrine falcon, endangered since the 1960s, is making a comeback in urban America. Falcon couple's nest atop the Christian Science Center's administration building in Boston, Massachusetts; Pesticide DDT as culprit to the falcon's near extinction; Number of nesting pairs east of the Mississippi; Reasons for the falcon's migration to the cities.
ACCESSION #
9607011075

 

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