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Posted: Tuesday, June 11, 2013 2:00 pm | Updated: 2:51 pm, Wed Jun 12, 2013.

A pair of peregrine falcons circled overhead, screeching, as Jackie Fallon reached an ungloved hand into the nest to scoop out a chick on Monday.

They continued to swoop 30 feet over her head as she tucked four baby falcons, one by one, into a box to be transported from the roof of the Mayo building about 250 feet above the street to a downstairs auditorium.

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