On Monday a Georgia College student finishing up an environmental studies project at the cow pond informed me that he had spotted a peregrine falcon. He went on to say that this bird of prey is on the endangered species list and that seeing one anywhere is a rare treat. He also noted the very fact that a peregrine falcon would find Andalusia such a congenial and protected habitat speaks volumes for this farm.
And indeed it does, since this is not the first time that such birds have been seen here. Next time you're visiting Andalusia be sure to check out the brochure we've printed up that lists all the birds that have been spotted at the farm. On it you'll find every kind of bird from cedar waxwings, to bobwhite quail, and the elusive Kentucky warbler. The list of 167 species is by no means exhaustive. ... Read More