Bird Glossary - Banding
Banding is controlled in the US by the US Fish and Wildlife Service. Before someone can start banding birds, they need a permit both from that organization as well as from the state the person lives in. There are around 2,500 master banders in the US, and the total number of banded birds is around 40 million.
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