Once threatened with extinction, peregrine falcons are now flourishing throughout the Midwest. Our popular falconcam provides live streaming video from a nest box on the 18th floor of the Nebraska State Capitol.
The peregrine falconcam is made possible through generous donations to the Wildlife Conservation Fund.
Nongame bird blog
Nongame birds are the 400 or so species that are not hunted and include the whooping crane, least tern, piping plover, bald eagle and peregrine falcon. Nebraska Game and Parks Commission nongame bird program manager Joel Jorgensen shares bird sightings, birding tips and many other tales of Nebraska’s birds on this popular blog.