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Manufacturers of Bands, Auxiliary Markers, etc.

This supplier's list is provided for the convenience of banders only. Inclusion of suppliers on this list does not constitute endorsement by the federal government or the Bird Banding Laboratory.


Bands

Markers

Supplies

Metal

Hummingbird

Color

Coded Color

Neck Collar

Nasal Disc

Saddle

Vinyl

Nylon

Dye

Paints

Telemetry

PIT

Marking

Mist net

Traps

Capture

Pliers & Scales


Bands

Metal Bands
Hummingbird Bands
 

Markers

 
Color Bands
Coded Color Bands & Neck Collars
Nasal Discs and Saddles
Vinyl and Nylon Markers
Dyes and Paints
Telemetry Equipment and PIT tags
 
 
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Other Banding Supplies

Mist Nets
Traps
Pliers, Scales, and Other Banding Supplies
Net Capture Guns
 
 
 
 
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Metal Bands

A.C. HUGHES
BIRD BANDS MFG.
GEY BAND AND TAG COMPANY
I. O. MEKANISKA AB
NATIONAL BAND & TAG COMPANY
PORZANA LTD.
STAMCO LTD.
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Hummingbird Bands

Persons interested in purchasing Hummingbird Bands for use on species not found in the USA should contact Danny Bystrak at DBystrak@usgs.gov prior to contacting Graphics N Metal LLC.
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Color Bands

(see also Coded Color Bands & Neck Collars)

A.C. HUGHES
PER JONAS ANDERSSON
AUSTRALIAN BIRD STUDY ASSOCIATION
ASSOCIATION OF FIELD ORNITHOLOGISTS
AVINET, INC.
DANIELSON SVERIGE AB
DL PRODUCTS
ECOTONE
GEY BAND AND TAG COMPANY
L&M LEG BANDS
RED BIRD PRODUCTS
NATIONAL BAND & TAG COMPANY
INTERREX
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Coded Color Bands & Neck Collars

ACRAFT SIGN & NAMEPLATE CO.
ALLARD TROPHY CO.
HAGGIE ENGRAVING
PRO-TOUCH ENGRAVING
RISTO JUVASTE
SPINNER PLASTICS
INTERREX
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Nasal Discs and Saddles

JUNO TOOL AND PLASTIC CORPORATION
MAX MCGRAW WILDLIFE FOUNDATION
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Vinyl and Nylon Markers

HERCULITE PROTECTIVE FABRICS
COOLEY, INC.
NAZ-DAR COMPANY
SAFETY FLAG COMPANY
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Dyes and Paints

Contact local chemical and/or medical laboratory supply houses for dyes
UNITED COATINGS
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Telemetry Equipment and PIT Tags

BALLY RIBBON MILLS(makes teflon ribbons for transmitters)

 
 
These excellent homepages have comprehensive suppliers lists, so we have chosen not to duplicate their efforts. Biotelemetry Homepage http://www.biotelem.org/ and Suppliers List http://www.biotelem.org/manufact.htm
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Other Marking Supplies

SMALL PARTS, INC.
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Mist Nets

ASSOCIATION OF FIELD ORNITHOLOGISTS
AUSTRALIAN BIRD STUDY ASSOCIATION
AVINET, INC.
BRITISH TRUST FOR ORNITHOLOGY
EBBA NET COMMITTEE
ECOTONE
HIPICACA-DESPORTO, LAZER E TURISMO LDA
LA NATURALISTE
LAVARAZIONE RETI
JESSICA BIRD-NETS POLAND
SPIDERTECH
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Traps and other capture equipment 

ECOTONE
J.A. IM-BROGNO
Mr. D.R. MEYER
SPIDERTECH
DUANE WOLFF
CODA Enterprises (Net guns)
Fuhrman Diversified, Inc.
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Pliers, Scales, and Other Banding Supplies

A. MARQUETTE (bird bags)
ARMSTRONG INDUSTRIAL HAND TOOLS (retain ring pliers for band removal)
ASSOCIATION OF FIELD ORNITHOLOGISTS
AUSTRALIAN BIRD STUDY ASSOCIATION
AVINET, INC. (bird bags, scales, pliers, wing rules, leg gauges)
BRITISH TRUST FOR ORNITHOLOGY (pliers for hard metal and pre-opened bands, other supplies)
CHRIS N ROSE JR (wing rule)
E & J SWIGART CO. of WASH., D.C. (fine needlenose pliers)
ECOTONE
FORESTRY SUPPLIERS, INC. (calipers, scales, etc)
GEY BAND AND TAG COMPANY (pliers for band sizes 0A-9)www
NATIONAL BAND & TAG COMPANY (pliers for larger band sizes)
PORZANA LTD.(pliers for hard metal bands and pre-opened bands)
SPIDERTECH
 

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