Bird Banding Basics

Free

Get up close and personal with birds in 100 Acres: The Virginia B. Fairbanks Art & Nature Park during this special bird banding demonstration by John Schaust, Chief Naturalist at Wild Birds Unlimited, Inc. Banding is an indispensable technique for studying the movement, survival and behavior of songbirds and other birds. Join Schaust as he demonstrates the harmless methods used for capturing birds, the procedures used in collecting data and the process for banding birds with uniquely numbered bracelets.

Indianapolis Museum of Art 4000 Michigan Rd., Indianapolis, IN