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Fall banding wrap-up

Hello all: The banding season official came to a close on October 31.  Since our last post on October 22, we added 11 Northern Saw-Whet Owls to our season totals.  The biggest push for these birds came on the night of October 24 with 7 owls banded. In total this season we banded: 1 American [...]

2018-11-06T12:45:27-04:00November 6th, 2018|Owl Banding|Comments Off on Fall banding wrap-up

October 13-22

Hello all: Since our last post the weather has once again showed us who is boss, keeping us closed 5 out of the last 9 days.  Last night, October 21, was the first night we were able to run a full night of net checks since the end of September.  While it was a slower [...]

2018-10-22T22:29:11-04:00October 22nd, 2018|Owl Banding|Comments Off on October 13-22

Fall 2018 Banding

Hello all: We are finally getting our blog access up and running here at the Point and thought we would give you all an update on our season so far.  I'm not gonna lie, this season has been one of weather.  We opened on the night of September 14th and since then we have been [...]

2018-10-15T21:12:25-04:00October 13th, 2018|Owl Banding|Comments Off on Fall 2018 Banding

Warm fall nights…

On Sunday Raina and I got stuck mediating a debate of our own...between two Barred Owls. It was quite a raucous, nobody could figure out who was cooking for who. Both owls were pretty adamant they were "cooking for all." It was just a chaotic seen (actually both owls were pleasantly calm for barreds)!   [...]

2016-10-12T00:49:05-04:00October 12th, 2016|Owl Banding|Comments Off on Warm fall nights…

Fall Owl Banding 10/3/16

The fall owl banding season is well under way after opening nets for our 17th night of the season. The season started off fast for the first night we opened nets with 11 birds, but had slowed down to many nights with 3 to 5 birds. However on the 2nd of October we reached our [...]

2016-10-04T22:02:51-04:00October 4th, 2016|Owl Banding|1 Comment