Date: 11/12/20 7:57 am From: Sally Zaino <szaino...> Subject: Re: Legal question for birders
Thanks very much for this. Although I think the nests in question were already disturbed or fallen from trees, it seems that any nest should not be displayed. Much appreciation for the quick answers; I have what I need.
> On Nov 12, 2020, at 10:48 AM, Gavin Anderson <ande3776...> wrote:
> Regarding feathers:
> https://www.fws.gov/lab/featheratlas/feathers-and-the-law.php <https://www.fws.gov/lab/featheratlas/feathers-and-the-law.php> >
> Regarding nests:
> FAQ file regarding nests from the Fish & Wildlife Service sent to Sally Zaino.
> On Thu, Nov 12, 2020, 10:38 AM Sally Zaino <szaino...> <mailto:<szaino...>> wrote:
> Hi all,
> Can someone apprise me of the rules about displaying bird nests and feathers? My organization is participating in a local display to that creates beautiful arrangements of natural items, and several of the participants are offering old nests they have found. Is this allowed? Feathers? They are highlighting bird habitat and foraging, so the focus is birds.
> Thanks for any guidance.
> Sally Zaino
> Hummelstown PA