MTAB 103, February 2023

Memo to All Banders (MTAB)
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This Memo to All Banders (MTAB 103) was released in February 2023. Subjects in this 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 – BBL Thanks Intern from Smithsonian-Mason School of Conservation and BBL Welcomes New Intern, Mary Woodruff; 4. News – Mary Gustafson Obituary, Bird Banding Office Celebrates its Centennial, Play Bander's Bingo and Contribute to Piranga, and Belted Kingfisher Banding; 5. A note from the permitting shelves - you can now add a Data Manger to your permit; 6. A note from the supply room, including 1C bands available and a reminder for banding Northern Saw-whet Owls; 7. Data management -- WRP Codes Updates, Bander Portal Template Update, Portal Training Schedule and Office Hours; 8. Frequently asked questions - what status code should I use for cloacal swabbing? and will there be video tutorials on the Bander Portal?; 9. Banding and encounter highlights; 10. Auxiliary marker corner; 11. Message from the Banding Associations; 12. Message to the Flyways; 13. Moments in history; 14. Recent Publications; 15. Upcoming events; and 16. Request for information.

Publication type Newsletter
Publication Subtype Newsletter
Title MTAB 103, February 2023
Series title Memo to All Banders (MTAB)
Year Published 2023
Language English
Publisher U.S. Geological Survey
Contributing office(s) Eastern Ecological Science Center
Description 13 p.
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