Annie, UC Berkeley’s longtime female peregrine falcon, is nearing her seventh breeding season.
It appears she was attacked by a red-shouldered hawk; there is a hawk nest near where Lindsay was found.
“We are all deeply saddened to report that Grinnell was found dead in downtown Berkeley this afternoon.”
As of Saturday afternoon, two falcon chicks had hatched successfully. Watch the Cal Falcons live Q&A session and watch party, also held Saturday.
California’s state flower and trees were the inspiration for the names of the chicks everybody — well, nearly everybody — loves to watch.
With three fluffy chicks now in the sky-high nest, the couple who manage the Cal Falcon social project answer questions about what to expect next.
Two chicks hatched Saturday and one on Sunday. The fourth egg broke and was unviable. Follow the action live on the webcams.
The peregrine falcons that have made their nest atop Cal’s Campanile for the past three years are back — and they have laid three eggs so far.
Robert Merriman was a Ph.D. student at Cal more than 85 years ago. He was killed fighting fascists. Thanks to the efforts of Milton Zermanm, his story will be more broadly told.
The denaming, prompted by the discovery of the 19th-century attorney’s racist writings, is the first time a Cal facility’s name has been eliminated due to its namesake’s character or actions.
The Cal Band is primarily student-run. Practicing, playing, finding venues, and recruiting new members, among other, tasks is a full-time job done on top of taking classes.