MAPS Bird Banding
Watch and learn as your favorite refuge birds are examined, weighed, and banded.
The refuge banding station operates in part with the Monitoring Avian Productivity and Survivorship (MAPS) program. The banding station is located on Jericho Ditch trail 1/2 mile south of the Jericho Lane parking area. Visitors are welcome on scheduled days from 7am until 11am.
2013 Bird Banding Schedule
April 25, 26, 27 (Bird Festival weekend)
May 10, 17, 31
June 7, 14, 28
July 10, 19, 26
August 9, 16
Note: Banding may be canceled due to weather or staffing conflicts. Feel free to call before your visit.