Annual Meeting 2008

The first annual meeting was held at the Barrens in September of 2008.  The meeting featured a bird banding demonstration by FNBWA member Bruce De Long.  Below are some photos courtesy the WI DNR. 

Meeting area by the old hunting cabin at the Barrens. 

Releasing a banded Junco

An observer preparing to release a bird

Each bird is weighted and wing length is recorded before banding

 Answering questions about banding

Checking the mist net for captures

Setting up the banding station