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Palemale & Lima, his latest partner, about to mate just south of their nest on Saturday.

Palemale & Lima on their nest. If there was an egg laid by Paula two days ago then it may be abandoned by now since, despite frequent nest visits by both hawks, they left the nest unattended for long periods of time.

Palemale & Lima mating on the penthouse of 930 Fifth Avenue.

Palemale & Lima over Central Park.

Palemale & Lima mating along Fifth Avenue. I roughly estimated that they mated at least 14 times during the ten hours or so when I observed them.

Lima having a small meal givent to her by Palemale.

Photographed in Central Park on Saturday March 26, 2011.

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