Journal #4: Mist Netting Birds

Rio Japurá, Brazil

Watch as team members string mist nets between trees to capture and count Amazonian bird species along the Rio Mapari at the first study site. This is the fourth installment in a series of video journals by Dr. Jason Weckstein documenting the 2007 joint expedition between The Field Museum and Brazil’s Goeldi Museum to survey Amazonian species along the Rio Japurá and its tributaries. For more video journal clips, please check out our Expedition Interactive: Birdwatching in the Brazilian Amazon.

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