Birds in Hand: Migration and the Science of Bird Banding

5/31/2017 8:00AM to 9:30AM

Join Dawn Fariello, a PhD candidate from Fordham University and Clifford Berek, Duke Farms own staff Bander for a hands-on demonstration of mist-netting and banding techniques used by ornithologists to study songbirds.

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The natural beauty, diversity of wildlife and breadth of ecological resources at Duke Farms makes it the perfect setting for environmental education, demonstration and research. We believe that everyone—from research professionals to school kids—can learn from our conservation efforts and help to build a more sustainable future.

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