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Saturday, November 5, 2005: Dr. Jim Ingold, ornithologist at LSU-Shreveport, led the bird-banding efforts. Other visitors and participants included Tom Walker of Jefferson; Tony Novak of Karnack; Ron Munden of Marshall; Colleen Cookson of Shreveport; Ben Rushing of Shreveport; Homer & Helen Hogle of Jefferson; Billy & Suzanne Nixon of Fort Worth; Carol Scott of Austin; Jim & Mary Truelove of Richardson; Debbie Cantrell of Terrell; and Bob, Dorothy & Robert Metzler of Longview.
Weather Conditions:Windy with partly cloudy skies. The morning low temperature was 62º F and the afternoon high was 80º F.
Number of Nets: Thirteen (13).
Time:We started putting up nets at 8:45 a.m. and we had them down by 5:10 p.m.
Next Banding Date: We plan to band again on Saturday, November 19, weather permitting. Watch our bird-banding home page or check with Tom Walker [E-mail: twalkercaddolaketx(at)att.net] for the latest information.
BANDING SUMMARY: (5 species) New Retrap Unbanded Total
Blue Jay (Cyanocitta cristata)
1 0 0
Ruby-crowned Kinglet (Regulus calendula) 2 0 0 2
Orange-crowned Warbler (Vermivora celata)
1 0 0
White-throated Sparrow (Zonotrichia albicollis) 0 1 0 1
Dark-eyed Junco (Junco hyemalis) 1 0 0 1
Totals 5 1 0 6
HISTORY OF RETRAPS (1 species; 1 individual):
1521-68022 (12-31-2002) 11-03-2001
that were seen or heard (including banded species): 14
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