Peregrine falcon chicks hatch at Joseph Smith Memorial Building

Published: Tuesday, May 22 2012 2:00 p.m. MDT

An adult peregrine falcon perches at right on the Joseph Smith Memorial Building in Salt Lake City, Tuesday, May 22, 2012, while the other adult tends to nestlings inside the box at left.

Ravell Call, Deseret News

SALT LAKE CITY — Two peregrine falcon chicks that hatched on Sunday are being cared for in a nest box on the northeast corner of the Joseph Smith Memorial Building.

A live view of the newly hatched chicks, their parents and the two unhatched eggs is available at www.wildlife.utah.gov/peregrine.

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