Birds of a feather flock to bird-banding station

Bird bander Amber Carver of the Rocky Mountain Bird Observatory works on a White-crowned sparrow during banding operations last fall at the Grand Valley Nnature Sanctuary. This year’s public day is Saturday.



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Bird bander Amber Carver of the Rocky Mountain Bird Observatory works on a White-crowned sparrow during banding operations last fall at the Grand Valley Nnature Sanctuary. This year’s public day is Saturday.

What do a Wilson’s warbler, white-crowned Sparrow and spotted towhee have in common? A tiny aluminum band, among other things, thanks to the efforts of the Grand Valley Audubon Society…




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