Duck Banding

April 30, 2016
Here is the tally for our duck boxes. I did not count boxes we could not check.

  • Total of 22 boxes checked:
    9 Hooded Merganser
    5 Wood Duck
    8 No use
  • Total number of eggs: 144
    89 Hooded Merganser
    55 Wood Duck
  • Banded:
    3 Wood Ducks
    1 Hooded Merganser

Barry Burgason
Certified Wildlife Biologist

Some short videos

Wood Duck Banding from Cindy Merrill on Vimeo.