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