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Bird Bands By Jeff Berti

Some duck and goose hunters call them “leg irons.” Others refer to them as “jewelry.” Waterfowl managers simply refer to them as bird bands and encourage hunters to report band numbers on all harvested birds.

Waterfowl hunters who are lucky enough to shoot ducks and geese wearing these leg bands often display their “trophies” on duck call lanyards. However, some hunters don’t realize that failing to report banded birds actually

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