In this multi-part pod-cast we talk with radio host Jon Benson about Nu-Sun Cinema's research with the American Kestrel Falcon (Falco sparverius). Follow along through the series as we share stories about the 2022 Kestrel pair and their encounters this season.

Nu-Sun Cinema would like to thank Jon Benson and CKUW 95.9 FM. for having us share our 2022 American Kestrel research with all their listeners.

Welcome to the American Kestrel pod-cast series produced by CKUW 95.9 FM

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Hear about Nu-Sun Cinema's passion for wildlife and involvement in American Kestrel research. Find out about the arrival of the American Kestrels and what they have encountered at the start of the 2022 breading season.

29 minutes 17 seconds long


Find out how many eggs were laid and has the pair been successful with hatching all eggs in the clutch. Hear about any new challenges the pair have faced in their pursuit of parenthood. Learn about what developments we expect to see in the next few weeks.

22 minutes 10 seconds long


Hear how banding went for the Kestrels nestling's and why the collected information is important for research. Find out the sexes of the nestling's and if any live stream viewers correctly ID the sexes from their observations. Learn how the nestling's will prepare for leaving the nest box (fledging).

28 minutes 31 seconds long


Hear about how each Kestrel nestling fledged. Find out which one ventured out of the nest box first and how long it took for all 5 to leave and take flight. Hear what the family has been doing and what development stage the fledglings are at as they begin to explore their new surroundings.

 30 minutes 1 second long

An extra added bonus pod cast with Dr. James Duncan of Discover Owls. Here is what James and Patsy Duncan research scientists are doing with their studies of several different owls world wide. Educating the masses with their knowledge of these feathered wonders.

41 minutes 56 second long