Indianapolis Falcons

2014
Adults were KQ and Will

 1.  When were the eggs laid?

  • The first egg was laid 3/17 at 2:22PM
  • The second egg was laid 3/20 about 5:30AM. Elapsed time 60+ hours
  • The third egg was laid 3/22 at 10:35AM. Elapsed time 53+ hours
  • The fourth egg was laid 3/24 about 12:00AM. Elapsed time about 61+ hours
    (It is actually unknown when the 4th egg was laid – even in a 24 hour period. She wouldn’t let us see anything!)

2. When did the eggs hatch?

  • The first (and only) egg to hatch, hatched 4/25 at 12:37PM

3. What was the chick named?

  • The only chick to hatch was named Schatzi. Her bands were black over red, 84/Z.
    Schatzi fledged on June 9th. She disappeared on June 11th and was found dead by a garage maintenance man, apparently after she flew into Market Tower. The June 12th, 2014 Indianapolis Star falcon blog covered the story.

2013
Adults were KQ and Will

 1.  When were the eggs laid?

  • The first egg was laid 3/27 at about 6:05AM/li>
  • The second egg was laid 3/29 about 7:16PM. Elapsed time 63 hours
  • The third egg was laid 4/01 at about 1:12PM. Elapsed time 66+ hours
  • The fourth egg was laid 4/04-05 at ?? – say 12AM. Elapsed time about 81 hours

2. When did the eggs hatch?

  • The first two eggs hatched overnight 5/04
  • The third egg hatched about 1:40PM 5/04
  • The fourth egg hatched Unknown

3. What were the chicks named and what were their bands?

  • Male Dox – His bands were black over red, 17/N.
  • Female Luka – Her bands were black over green, 70/N.
  • Female Bailey – Her bands were black over green, 71/N.
  • Female Edge – Her bands were black over green, 72/N.

2012
Adults were KQ and Kinney

1.  When were the eggs laid?

  • The first egg was laid 3/20 at about 5:57AM/li>
  • The second egg was laid 3/22 about 1:47PM. Elapsed time 63 hours
  • The third egg was laid 3/25 at about 6:35AM. Elapsed time 66+ hours

2. When did the eggs hatch?

  • The first egg hatched about 9:23AM 4/29
  • The second egg hatched sometime overnight 4/30-5/1

3. Kinney 1993-2012.
Kinney died from an impact collision in the same year he produced his 60th offspring.

2011
Adults were KQ and Kinney

 1.  When were the eggs laid?

  • The first egg was laid 3/19 at about 11:39PM/li>
  • The second egg was laid 3/22 about 5:50AM. Elapsed time 54 hours
  • The third egg was laid 3/24 at about 12:10PM. Elapsed time 54+ hours
  • The fourth egg was laid overnight 3/27 at ??. Elapsed time about 63 hours

2. When did the eggs hatch?

  • The first egg hatched at 7:40AM on 4/28
  • The second egg hatched at 7:40AM on 4/28
  • The third and fourth eggs did not hatch
  • One of the hatched checks expired on May 1st. The other looked quite ill, lacking a lot of his feathers.

2010
Adults were KQ and Will

 1.  When were the eggs laid?

  • The first egg was laid 3/13 at about 5:14PM
  • The second egg was laid 3/16 about 5:45PM. Elapsed time 74+ hours
  • The third egg was laid 3/18 at about 10:00AM. Elapsed time 40+ hours
  • The fourth egg was laid 3/22 around 9:15PM. Elapsed time about 59+ hours

2. When did the eggs hatch?

  • The first egg hatched 4/21 12:49PM
  • The second egg hatched 4/21 10:30PM
  • The third egg hatched 4/22 11:30AM
  • The fourth egg hatched 4/23 7:30AM

3. What were the chicks named and what were their bands?

  • Male Hatton – His bands were black over red, *V/*B.
  • Male Coach – His bands were black over red, *V/*C.
  • Female Geneva – Her bands were black over red, 14/E.
  • Female Maxie – Her bands were black over red, 15/E.

2009
Adults were KQ and Will

 1.  When were the eggs laid?

  • The first egg was laid 3/14 at about 6:16AM
  • The second egg was laid 3/17 about 11:50AM. Elapsed time 77+ hours
  • The third egg was laid 3/20 at about 1:12PM. Elapsed time 73+ hours
  • The fourth egg was laid 3/22 around 9:15PM. Elapsed time about 32+ hours

2. When did the eggs hatch?

  • The first egg hatched 4/22 9:53AM
  • The second egg hatched 4/23 8:38AM
  • The third egg hatched 4/23 3:34PM
  • The fourth egg hatched 4/25 6:46AM

3. What were the chicks named and what were their bands?

  • Male Sully – His bands were black over red, *S/*E.
  • Female Kinka – Her bands were black over green, *V/*X.
  • Female IndyFroona – Her bands were black over green, *V/*Y.
  • Female KB – Her bands were black over green, *W/*A.