Photography: Block Island: BLOCK_14

The recording of migrating birds started with island legend Elizabeth Dickens in 1912. Now the island's oldest bird-banding operation is continued by Elise Lapham and Kim Gaffett. The data they collect is used by the U.S. Department of Fish and Wildlife.

The recording of migrating birds started with island legend Elizabeth Dickens in 1912. Now the island's oldest bird-banding operation is continued by Elise Lapham and Kim Gaffett. The data they collect is used by the U.S. Department of Fish and Wildlife.