Feather Length

Hello Found Featherers—all 4000+ of you!

The project now implements a shiny new observation field: Feather Length (cm). This optional numeric field should help address the number one follow-up question we ask here at Found Feathers: “how long?”

Size can frequently be an important determinant of species when it comes to feathers. Relevant genera include the Accipiter hawks, the Dryobates/Dryocopus woodpeckers, and Corvidae crows. But in nearly all cases, size matters. Fortunately, most major feather ID resources provide some form of measurement, with Feather Atlas applying gridlines to its scans, Featherbase implementing a ...more ↓

Posted on October 05, 2023 01:04 AM by featherenthusiast featherenthusiast | 0 comments | Leave a comment
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featherenthusiast created this project on March 26, 2017
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