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MTAB 104, May 2023

May 1, 2023

This Memo to All Banders (MTAB 104) was released in May 2023. Subjects in this memo are 1. The Chief’s Chirp; 2. Alerts – Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza and reminder that banders cannot submit data through Bandit, only manage data; 3. Staff updates – Jennifer McKay joins the BBL; 4. News – Database migration is happening now!, Bird Banding Lab data and window collisions; 5. A note from the permitting shelves – last call for fall banding season permitting, social media recommendations, and permittees check your contact information; 6. A note from the supply room – 1C bands available; 7. Data management – Bander Portal video tutorials, Bander Portal Portal Office Hours, how to contact us, and status codes for banded birds taken from artificial nest structures; 8. Frequently asked questions – what’s the difference between encounters and recaptures?; 9. Auxiliary marker corner; 10. Banding and encounter highlights; 11. Message to the Flyways - including Canada and Cackling Geese code updates; 12. Moments in history; 13. Recent Publications; 14. Upcoming events; and 15. Request for information.

Publication Year 2023
Title MTAB 104, May 2023
Authors Kyra Harvey
Publication Type Newsletter
Publication Subtype Newsletter
Series Title Memo to All Banders (MTAB)
Index ID 70246248
Record Source USGS Publications Warehouse
USGS Organization Eastern Ecological Science Center