Research


New York State Bureau of Game Waterfowl Banding And Recovery Registers

Held by the New York State Archives


Overview of the Records

Repository:

New York State Archives

New York State Education Department

Cultural Education Center

Albany, NY 12230

Summary:
These volumes document the Conservation Department's program of waterfowl banding and tracking. Volumes contain the following information about each bird which was banded: species, sex, age, band number, source, date banded, and place liberated. For birds which were later recovered, the place and method of recovery are noted, as well as any additional remarks.
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Quantity:
3.6 cubic feet (9 volumes)
Inclusive Dates:
1935-1961
Series Number:
B2724

Arrangement

Unarranged.

Scope and Content Note

These volumes document the Conservation Department's program of waterfowl banding and tracking. Volumes contain the following information about each bird which was banded: species, sex, age, band number, source, date banded, and place liberated. For birds which were later recovered, the place and method of recovery are noted along with any additional remarks. Entries in each volume are listed consecutively by band number. These records relate to such research topics as species distribution and migration patterns.

Use of Records

Access Restrictions

There are no restrictions regarding access to or use of this material.

Related Information

Related Materials

Series B2669 New York State Bureau of Wildlife Wildlife Management Reports, and

Series B2702 New York State Bureau of Wildlife Biometrics Unit Biometrics Research Correspondence and Subject Files, contain related records.

Acquistion Information

This series was transferred under RDA 22881.

Access Terms

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Detailed Description

Dates Contents Volume

Accretion: B2724-19
1935-1945 Waterfowl Banding and Recovery Ledger 1
1947-1953 Waterfowl Banding and Recovery Ledger 2
1949-1951 Waterfowl Banding and Recovery Ledger 3
1951-1956 Waterfowl Banding and Recovery Ledger 4
1952-1957 Waterfowl Banding and Recovery Ledger 5
1955-1961 Waterfowl Banding and Recovery Ledger 6
1960-1961 Waterfowl Banding and Recovery Ledger 7
1953-1959 Waterfowl Banding and Recovery Ledger 8
1954-1960 Waterfowl Banding and Recovery Ledger 9