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Lake Erie Bass Islands

Bird Banding Project

  1. Thomas Bartlett (Federal Permit # 21624)

1833 South Winfield Drive

Tiffin, Ohio 44883

(419) 447-0005

567-278-2300 or 419-937-6255


Spring 2019 Banding Dates

All dates subject to change, cancellation, weather, or rainout

Call if in doubt!

Banding beginning ½ hour before sunrise and

usually ends mid-afternoon


Middle Bass Island

April 28 through May 3 (all day)

Location: East Point Preserve


South Bass Island

May 5 (all day), May 6 and 7 (afternoons), and May 8 (all day)

May 13 and May 14 (afternoon) and May 15 (all day)

Location (Look for bird banding sign):

Vineyard Bed & Breakfast

910 Columbus Avenue

This week some signs of spring on the Lake Erie Islands. Dutchman’s breeches and wild leeks or ramps poking through the leaf litter. Eastern garter snakes sunning themselves on warm days. Trees Swallows back to the Scheeff East Point Preserve.

Attached is our Spring 2019 Conservancy newsletter!

Check out our upcoming programs in March and April as well as order forms for the Native Plant and Tree Sale.
A hard copy will be coming to you in the mail next week unless you have asked for e-mail only.
Thanks to editor Michelle Pennington for another beautiful job! And to all of you supporters who make this happen!

2019 LEIC Spring Newsletter