Bio - Shanawdithit

Shanawdithit is an adult female tagged at the Virginia Waters power relay station in St. John's, Newfoundland, on 24 Aug. We don't know how old she is. She was named for the last surviving member of the Beothuk First Nation tribe, the original residents of what we now call Newfoundland.

Shana's data:

Band 1088-10511

Wing: 49 cm

Tail: 22.5 cm

Weight: 2.150 kg (4.73 lbs)

Transmitter: 66699

Shanawdithit's nest...

is on a pole erected by Newfoundland Power to get an Osprey pair, which probably included Shanawdithit, off some live wires at the Virginia Waters power relay station.

Follow the links to Interactive Maps on the pull down menu above to track Shana's movements since last fall and into the future.