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Songbird Banding


Many birds migrate through Crex Meadows each spring and fall. Join expert birder, Bruce Bacon, as he demonstrates and bands songbirds. He will demonstrate different methods used to capture birds for banding and the different bands used. Participants will be able to hold, release, and photograph birds! This will be a special experience for all involved! Space limited; reservations required; Cost $8 adults, $5 children (under 12) to help offset banding expenses; lunch not provided. Please bring your own sack lunch. Please phone for more information and registration. Meet at the Education & Visitor Center.