Student with adult red-tailed hawk.
Morphology and Condition Indices of Raptors in Central Nebraska
Summary: Study is directed at evaluating the change in condition of diurnal birds of prey while wintering in central Nebraska.
The mobile morphology lab (joke, me and my sons with the anchient 1993 Explorer).
Measuring the length of the culmen (beak).
Measuring the length of the tail.
Measuring the depth of the tarsus.
Measuring a segment of the wing length (wing chord).
Student about to release an American kestrel (wore gloves as they tend to bite).