Widespread pesticide use in the mid-20th century left one of Earth’s noblest birds of prey riding the edge of extinction. A federal ban on DDT, fueled by Audubon’s advocacy, allowed the Peregrine Falcon to begin its recovery; now it faces the challenge of adapting to a changing climate.
When you adopt a Peregrine Falcon, you support Audubon’s work to protect birds against the impact of climate change. You’ll receive
- A lifelike plush Peregrine Falcon that plays a recording of its call when squeezed
- Personalized Adoption certificate and letter from Audubon CEO, David Yarnold