BANDING REPORT: Neawanna Wetlands - 06/01/2002

Mike Patterson celata at pacifier.com
Sat Jun 1 16:47:35 PDT 2002


BANDING REPORT- Neawanna Wetland Preserve
01 June 2002

Method: Up to eight 9m mist nets are placed in mixed Oregon
Crabapple/Twinberry/Spruce along the the upper Neawanna River,
Seaside, Clatsop Co. OR. Captured birds are measured, ringed
with USBBL numbered metal bands and released. Data on time of
capture and side of net captured are also recorded to gain
an understanding of movements through the area.

2002 6/01
Neawanna 152
Hours 4.3
Nets 8
Net*hours 34.4

Rufous Hummingbird RUHU 2
Orange-crowned Warbler OCWA 1
Yellow Warbler YWAR 2
Swainson's Thrush SWTH 1
Cedar Waxwing CEDW 2

Recaptures
Black-capped Chickadee BCCH 1
American Robin AMRO 1

new captures 8
total captures 10
diversity 7
birds/(net*hour) 0.3
diversity/(net*hour) 0.2

NOTES: The first hatch-year RUFOUS HUMMINGBIRD of the season
was captured this morning (HY-male). There was also a small
movement of female YELLOW WARBLERS. The most interesting
capture was an eastern (celata-type) ORANGE-CROWNED WARBLER
the first to be captured at this site (up until now only
lutescens and orestera forms have been captured in about a
2 to 1 ratio).

This week's bird-in-hand:
http://home.pacifier.com/~neawanna/observatory/ocwa.html

Further information on the this project is
available at:
http://home.pacifier.com/~neawanna/observatory/observatory.html

--
Mike Patterson
Astoria, OR
celata at pacifier.com

http://www.pacifier.com/~mpatters/bird/bird.html


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