Tools of the Trade

Aside from the most important element of Nestwatch, the human volunteers, there are several items that we find irreplaceable to our work. These are found in the tool bag of each Nestwatch crew. Each tool is necessary for obtaining important information related to avian survival.

How exactly does a research project like Neighborhood Nestwatch get carried out? We hope to give you some idea by explaining some of our tools and showing them in action.

→ Tool #1: the Mist Net

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