Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Kinney The Falcon
Learn about removing the ads from this memorial...
Birth: 1993
Lexington
Fayette County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Jul. 20, 2012
Indianapolis
Marion County
Indiana, USA

Falcon that was downtown Indy fixture found dead
Latest News

From The Associated Press
Saturday, July 21, 2012 - 10:30 am

INDIANAPOLIS A 19-year-old peregrine falcon that had captivated Indianapolis residents for years has died.

The Indiana Department of Natural Resources says the falcon named Kinney was found dead Friday outside a downtown office building. The bird was identified by its leg band and appeared to have flown into the building.

The bird was hatched in captivity and released in Lexington, Ky., in 1993. It appeared in Indianapolis in 1994 and fathered 61 young with its nesting partner.

A webcam set up near the nest allowed the public to watch the pair raise their young in recent years.

Kinney's death is the second involving a popular falcon this summer. A falcon named Zephyr that had lived in South Bend for nearly a decade died in June after colliding with a structure. 
 
Burial:
Unknown
 
Created by: Steve
Record added: Jul 21, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 93976495
Kinney The Falcon
Added by: Rosie♥Mooch
 
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


- Oh look, a chicken!
 Added: Jan. 21, 2014

- Moochie
 Added: Oct. 17, 2013

- sniksnak
 Added: Sep. 3, 2013
There are 64 more notes not showing...
Click here to view all notes...
 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service