Banding a hawk owl

Banding a hawk owl in Potsdam, NY.

Huge Day with Fran

Today was a huge day for me and my kestrel Fran. We got her from a nest box in late June and have been training her to come to us. Today, we free flew her off the leash. She came to me 6 times…

A busy day today

Busy day for me and the birds today. Will be in Potsdam at the Tractor Supply at 10 AM, Pal Smith’s Visitor Interpretive Center at 2 PM and finally the Lake Placid Lodge at 5 PM. Come join us if you have the time!

Great Camp Sagamore Visit

Adrondack Raptorswill be at the Great Camp Sagamore in Racquette Lake, NY today at 2:15 PM. If you are in the area stop on in and enjoy the show.

American Kestrel PBS Documentary

The documentary was made after the first 9 years of the project.

Fran the kestrel

I am sitting here at my computer with my kestrel, Fran, sitting on my left hand.. We are working very hard to gain a stronger bond and get her ready for starlings. There is something peaceful about listening to a falcon chirp to you…

Welcome to the new Adirondack Raptors Web Page

The staff at ADK Raptors is excited to bring you our new web page format just in time to prepare for the upcoming Northern Saw Whet Owl Banding Station season.¬† We will begin conducting the station on 14 September 2012 and will run through…