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Contact: Nathan Hurst
University of Missouri-Columbia

Banded Songbird

Caption: Researchers banded nestling birds, such as this ovenbird, and then radio-tracked them for several weeks after leaving the nest to determine survival and habitat use.

Credit: Credit: Julianna Jenkins, University of Missouri Ph.D. candidate.

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