Migratory Bird Program
Conserving the Nature of America

Bird Banding FAQs

Q: I spotted or killed a bird with a band, where do I report it?

A: BBL Reporting.

Q: What is done with the information I report off of the bird band?

A: Why Band Birds?

Q: Who Bands Birds?

A: Bird Banders

Visit Patuxent's Bird Banding Laboratory (BBL) web pages for program history, types of bands, resources for banders and more related FAQs...  Bird Banding Laboratory.

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Last updated: April 11, 2012