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peregrine falcon

Peregrine Falcons Have Successful Breeding Season

This year in the Adirondacks, 17 breeding pairs fledged 27 young falcons from their cliff-side nest sites. DEC thanks the climbing community for avoiding falcon nests during nesting season and the climbers who report territorial or nesting activity.

Reinstein Woods in the autumn

Autumn Events at Reinstein Woods

The Dr. Victor Reinstein Woods Nature Preserve is a beautiful 292-acre complex of forests, ponds, and wetlands near Buffalo. View our schedule of events or learn more about exploring this unique natural area.