29 June 2017

Long-billed Curlew Happenings on the IBA

(placeholder post until I get some time to write something)

In June, seven Long-billed Curlews nesting on Skookumchuck Prairie Important Bird and Biodiversity Area were tucked out with satellite transmitters on backpacks.

Follow their brood-rearing and migrations here: Telemetry Map (courtesy of Bird Studies Canada)

Also see their and our friends and relatives tagged in the states: Telemetry Map US (courtesy of Intermountain Bird Observatory, Boise State University)

Me releasing "Mildred" aka AA. BSC photo

Antenna and leg flag visible. BSC photo

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