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Missouri River Bird Observatory
Fall Changes

Fall Changes

UCMO students stand with a Black-billed Cuckoo  at Van Meter State Park. Leslie Bilbrey, Instructor of Biology, and about 20...

Fall Migration Banding Continues at Indian Foothills Park

Fall Migration Banding Continues at Indian Foothills Park

A Cedar Waxwing. MRBO has banded nearly 40 at Foothills Park in Marshall. By Veronica Mecko With the addition of...

New Migratory Species banded at VMSP

New Migratory Species banded at VMSP

By Veronica Mecko Flowers of the natural area at Van Meter State Park. The number of birds caught and the...

Fall 2011 Migration Monitoring Begins

Fall 2011 Migration Monitoring Begins

     Fresh on the heels of  summer banding in the prairies at our MAPS (Monitoring Avian Productivity and Survivorship)...

MRBO Memberships

MRBO Memberships

Above: The cover of the premiere edition of MRBOseasonal newsletter. Some results are inside…      We have finished MAPS...

Muppets take center stage

Muppets take center stage

One of the 800 muppets banded by MRBO in 2011. This Purple Martin will soon be staging before continuing migration...

Outdoor Inquiry

Outdoor Inquiry

        This summer has become one of travel. The Purple Martin banding project has us zig-zaging across the...

Burroughs Audubon Meeting

Burroughs Audubon Meeting

Artwork from a Burroughs Audubon artist 🙂      MRBO often gives presentations to civic organizations, school groups, and the...