Date: 4/8/17 12:49 pm
From: Nick Kerlin <bluebird6771...>
Subject: Banding Day 3
Finally a non-rain day for banding, even though there was a heavy frost at start-up. An average day for this time of year with 12 birds of 7 species handled. First Hermit Thrush of the season and a Brown Creeper (which we rarely catch).
Thanks to the four volunteers who helped and our seven visitors. Next banding day is Tuesday, April 11.

New Banded:
BC Chickadee 1
T. Titmouse 1
Brown Creeper 1
Hermit Thrush 1
Am. Robin 2
N. Cardinal 1
White-throated Sp. 3

Recaptures:
BC Chickadee banded 9/22/2014
N. Cardinal banded 10/19/2016

Nick Kerlin, Bander-in-charge
Avian Education Program
The Arboretum at Penn State

 
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