Following the Falcons


3 Babies!

by   |   May 1, 2017

Three of the four falcon eggs hatched this weekend, and Charity and Mintaka have been busy feeding them and keeping them warm.

To get a good view of the baby falcons, watch the falcon cam early in the…

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Walking With a Purpose

by   |   April 13, 2017

May 13 is a special day.

It’s the American Heart Association’s Heart Walk here in Omaha, and I’m so proud that dozens of WoodmenLife associates are participating, along with their friends and family (I will be there, too!).

It…

Following the Falcons


Sunny Days in Omaha

by   |   April 6, 2017

We Omahans are wondering, what’s that big bright orb in the sky?

It’s the sun! They say Omaha officially gets 214 days of sunshine a year (pales to Denver’s 245 but comes close to Austin’s 228), but these…

Following the Falcons


4 Eggs in the Box!

by   |   March 31, 2017

We’re excited to see that Charity laid her fourth egg! The incubation period for Peregrine Falcons lasts approximately 34 days, so the eggs will be hatching before we know it.

Baby falcons are called eyasses. They are born…

Following the Falcons


It’s a Trio!

by   |   March 27, 2017

Charity laid her third egg on Sunday morning – and there’s still a strong possibility she will lay a fourth.

The falcons are looking after their nest more closely these days – and falcon fans are looking more…

Following the Falcons


Two Eggs and Two Falcons

by   |   March 23, 2017

We have two eggs in the nest!

We’re seeing the falcons incubate the eggs more today – and we’ve seen both falcons in the nest, too. We had heard reports of falcons around the mid-town area of Omaha,…

Following the Falcons


We Have an Egg!

by   |   March 20, 2017

Charity laid her first egg this morning!

Average clutch sizes for peregrine falcons are between three and four eggs, so watch for more eggs in the coming days.

Charity and Mintaka will incubate the eggs for about 30 days….

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