Why Study Gyrfalcons
Research in the Park
Denali scientists are studying the population, habitat, and reproductive success of gyrfalcons in the park. Satellite tracking has been used to monitor the movement of young gyrfalcons.
McIntyre CL and Others. 2009. Movements of Juvenile Gyrfalcons from Western and Interior Alaska Following Departure from Their Natal Areas. Journal of Raptor Research. 43(2):99-109
Last updated: June 3, 2019