Bird Banding Laboratory: The North American Bird Banding Program


Subject:
Birds , Discover New Trails at LII , Distribution , Migration , Migration Routes for Birds

Description:
Information on the banding of wild birds to monitor populations and migration and for other studies. Includes a history of the practice, descriptions of types of bands and auxiliary markers (used for identifying individual birds at a distance), resources for banders, and a form for reporting recovered bands (also in Spanish). A joint program of the U.S. Department of the Interior and the Canadian Wildlife Service.

Publisher:
U.S. Department of the Interior, U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), Patuxent Wildlife Research Center

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.pwrc.usgs.gov/bbl/


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