New Writer on Nemesis Bird

Drew WeberBanding, General News and Info, ScienceLeave a Comment

In order to boost the quality of writing on the Nemesis Bird, and to further increase the number of posts and the awesome pictures that come with it, I have asked Alex Lamoreaux to join the writing staff. So now there are two of us. I will let him more fully introduce himself, but I think his passion for birding, … Read More

They can’t all spend the night..

Drew WeberBanding, ResearchLeave a Comment

And so we learned with a recent saw-whet that we attempted to track. She was released from the banding station at around 10pm and we tracked her for several hours but by 3 am she was gone, presumably having flown to the south out of range of our equipment. This is a picture of Feist, another owl that left without … Read More

Eastern Screech Owl

Drew WeberBandingLeave a Comment

This is one of the eastern screech owls we have caught at the saw-whet banding operations. There are usually one or two that get curious enough each year to get caught in the nets.