Sunday, June 1, 2008

The Preegrine Falcons of Morro Rock- by Steve Schubert

Here’s a chance to support the Lookout Project and learn something about Peregrine falcons at the same time. Steve Schubert, Hi Mt. Volunteer Coordinator, has authored a book that is now available for purchase online. Forty percent of sales proceeds for Steve’s book ordered online by August 1, 2008 will be donated to the Hi Mountain Condor Lookout Project!
The Peregrine Falcons of Morro Rock: - A 40-Year History - 1967- 2007 by Steve Schubert. Paperback, 44 pages, with color and black and white photographs. Art work by John Schmitt.
The peregrine falcons of Morro Rock, located along the coast of Central California, have been admired and observed by travelers and visitors from around the world, and is one of the most well-known peregrine falcon nesting sites in North America. This 40-year history chronicles the yearly efforts of nest site attendants and endangered species management techniques - captive breeding, double clutching, captive hatching of thin, fragile wild eggs, and fostering falcon chicks into the wild nests - that has assisted in the recovery of a once imperiled species
Paperback copies may be ordered through or at the following links: