Please include the following information with each report:
Flag and band colors, location on each leg, and any alphanumeric codes on the flags.
Location of sighting
Date of sighting
Any photo that shows the bands and/or flag
Condition of legs
Please report flag colors and band combinations as follows:
- Green flags (coded and uncoded) on the upper leg: Please send reports to email@example.com. Some of the green flags are coded with three alphanumeric characters, but other pipers carry an uncoded (plain) green flag along with lower leg bands.
- Pink coded flags on the upper leg with two alphanumeric characters: Please report to firstname.lastname@example.org with a cc email@example.com.
- Orange flags (uncoded) and bands: Please report to firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Color bands on only the upper legs and no flag: Some of these have one band on each upper leg, some have two bands per upper leg. Please report to email@example.com with a cc to firstname.lastname@example.org.