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eyrie

, aerie
1. the nest of an eagle or other bird of prey, built in a high inaccessible place
2. the brood of a bird of prey, esp an eagle
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From his eyrie he waved his hand to Captain Lynch, and that doughty patriarch waved back.
Golden eagles now thrive in their cliff-top eyries. And only this week it was reported that white-tailed eagles had produced their first chick in Orkney in 140 years.
Together with countless volunteer enthusiasts recruited to keep watch over osprey eyries as more of them moved in, they were soon to become British breeding birds once more.
A local ornithologist said there were currently six known eyries in Birmingham but declined to say where they were.
A local ornithologist said there were currently six known eyries - nests - in Birmingham but declined to say where they were.
Herein, we provide results and recommendations for using this broadcast technique to determine the presence of Peregrine Falcons and locating eyries. The results we report are based on a sample of nest territories on the Yukon River where we documented responses to broadcasts.
Each pair tends to have two or three traditional eyries in its home range, which are used in different years.
A naval spokesman yesterday said a team of eight divers were currently scanning Allihies and Eyries for signs of the teenager.
Over the next 12 months volunteers plan to erect build three more eyries in the Bala area, three alongside the River Conwy, one next to the River Dee and one on the Mersey.
Sights include breeding colorful warblers and possibly federally threatened peregrine falcons on their cliff eyries.
Towering 610 feet above Grand Central Station is one of NYC's tallest peregrine eyries at the Met Life Building, where the first hatching occurred in 1992.