Cholera found in Migrating Snow Geese

Cholera found in Migrating Snow Geese

Over the past several decades, anthropogenic effects (human activity) are increasingly tipping the balance in favour of some species over others in North America; and…

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SHOREBIRD LEG FLAGS; how to make the perfect leg flag.

SHOREBIRD LEG FLAGS; how to make the perfect leg flag.

The North American Banding Council has designated that as scientists capture and tag birds, we do so in a structured way so that everyone can…

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Attaching nanotags - a grad student perspective

Attaching nanotags – a grad student perspective

If you study plants, studying how they change can be pretty easy (from a logistical stand point). Sessile plants and animals can be found where…

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Life is too short to spend it counting red blood cells

Life is too short to spend it counting red blood cells

I wrote and successfully ran my first Macro….I have no idea what Macro means but I know it’s a piece of code used to perform…

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Life is like.....nest searching; ups and downs of field work and research

Life is like…..nest searching; ups and downs of field work and research

As we get older and move through life we experience; ups and downs, moments we will never forget, moments we wish to forget, and all…

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Catching Birds: Easy homemade trigger pin for the Aggressor Radio Control System

Catching Birds: Easy homemade trigger pin for the Aggressor Radio Control System

Most of the time, I use Youtube to find out how to do things; knitting is a prime example, and also to watch hilarious Jimmy…

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Trapping incubating shorebirds; try, try again.

Trapping incubating shorebirds; try, try again.

In animal field ecology, when studying your species of interest for the first time, there is always a steep learning curve. What do the animals…

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