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1(800)327-BAND is the number to call about banded birds one might find. There are several ways to accurately report this information: You can contact your nearest ODNR, Division of Wildlife District Office. When you report your observation to the Division of Wildlife, appropriate information will be forwarded to the USGS Bird Banding Laboratory. Contact information for the Wildlife District Offices can be viewed at: OR, you can contact the USGS Bird Banding Lab directly with your observation via their website: or by telephone at 1(800)327-BAND Whichever way you choose to report the bird band or neck collar you see, you will need to provide some basic information: species of bird, neck collar color AND color of the letters/number on the neck collar, date and location observed, your name and mailing address