The Wenatchee World

Weather:

Weather

The latest extended forecast from The Weather Channel

Remove this weather forecast

Overnight

Lo32° Partly Cloudy

Saturday

Hi48° Sunny

Saturday Night

Lo27° Clear

Sunday

Hi48° Sunny

Sunday Night

Lo30° Slight Chc Snow

Monday

Hi48° Slight Chc Snow

Monday Night

Lo25° Partly Cloudy

Tuesday

Hi42° Sunny

Tuesday Night

Lo20° Mostly Clear

Wednesday

Hi45° Sunny

Little hummers: Tiny birds get banded on Badger Mountain

Send to Kindle
Print This

BADGER MOUNTAIN — There’s a technique to banding hummingbirds.

“You hold it like a cigar,” said bander Mark Myers. “You’re really using all of your fingers — two are gently pressing against the wings so they don’t flap, and the others are supporting the body.”

View my options or Sign in