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I.D. Bracelet

Bird Banding at the Indiana Dunes.

Blue-crowned nuthatch getting his tiny metal band with a nine-digit identification number.
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The band is on and all that needs to be done is to weigh this little guy
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All done and ready to take off!
Female Blue Crowned Nut Hatch 1

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5 responses

  1. That is incredible…

    August 31, 2012 at 4:18 pm

  2. Awesome to see them so close up and even right-side-up:)

    August 31, 2012 at 9:26 pm

  3. Nice photos

    September 1, 2012 at 12:15 am

  4. A worthy project-great photos

    September 3, 2012 at 3:46 pm

  5. Reminds me of bird banding on Midway Atoll. Except that the albatross being banded are BIG birds, and they can do quite a bit of damage if you don’t hold them quite right. What a cute little guy this nuthatch is. Was he hard to catch and hold?

    September 10, 2012 at 6:35 pm

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