Bird Banding

The Magic of Bird Banding

8:30 – 10:30 am

A catbird is ready for release.

A catbird is ready for release.

Come and go as you please during this two hour attempt to gather information on some of the songbirds at Wakulla Springs.   Meet Jim Cox with Tall Timbers Research Station as he demonstrates bird banding and the information that can only be gathered with a bird in the hand. Get up close and personal with winged wonders and learn how bird banding has unveiled the mysteries of migration and survival in the avian realm. Meet behind the Concession Building at Wakulla Springs State Park.