Peregrine Falcon: The Comeback

Charles Connell, Phillip Bouknight, Grace Anderson, and Nick Tucker created a video about the history and effects that DDT, a widely used pesticide, had on peregrine falcons. Eliminating the use of DDT has allowed to falcons to return to Harpers Ferry National Historical Park. Learn how the National Park Service has worked alongside other environmental organizations to create and protect nesting sites in Harpers Ferry.

For more information on Peregrine Falcons at Harpers Ferry, click here: Peregrine Falcons at Harpers Ferry - Harpers Ferry National Historical Park (U.S. National Park Service) (
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Tags for video: National Park Service; NPS; National Capital Region; National Capital Area; Harpers Ferry National Historical Park; Peregrine falcons

Last updated: January 18, 2024