Lesser Slave Lake Provincial Park

Alberta Parks

Banding Lab Tour

Take a glimpse into the world of birds and bird research in a visit to the Lesser Slave Lake Bird Observatory (LSLBO) Banding Lab.  This program includes

  • An introduction to the LSLBO
  • An opportunity to observe the bird banding process up close (mist-netting, banding of birds and their release)
  • Hands-on activities related to bird banding and migration
Grade(s): 1 - 12
Curriculum: Science
    • Grade 1 - Topic B & E
    • Grade 2,3,5,6 - Topic E
    • Grade 7,9 - Unit A
    Field Study
Duration: 1 Hour
Location: LSLBO Banding Lab
Max. Group Size: ?
Fees: $$3 per student
Availability: Spring & Fall
Booking Information

The LSLBO Banding Lab is located approximately 22 km north of Slave Lake on Highway 88, 2 km north of the Boreal Centre for Bird Conservation. To book, call 780-849-8240 or email info@borealbirdcentre.ca

Updated: Jul 29, 2022