Mist Nets

Our selection of USA mist nets are handmade by talented netmakers here at Avinet, based in Portland, Maine, USA. Our nets are unprecedented in quality and are built to last. We have a strong ethical mission to sell mist nets only to those who are properly permitted to do scientific research on birds and bats. Please consult our FAQ here if you have questions about what we require: https://www.avinet.com/en/faq/what-kind-permit-do-i-need-purchase-mist-nets

USA

USA

30mm Mesh - For Birds

Best for small passerines such as warblers, small sparrows, wrens etc., but will still catch...

38mm Mesh - Special Uses

Permit copy required.  Please send a scanned copy to...

38mm Mesh - For Birds

General purpose for a large range of passerines. Ideal for sparrow to jay-sized birds but will...

38mm Mesh - For Bats

Made with less "bag" or shelf to prevent tangling. Permit copy required.  ...

60mm Mesh

American Robin or Turdidae-sized birds, Northern saw-whet owl, screech owl, American kestrel,...

100mm Mesh

Small to medium raptors, medium shorebirds. Permit copy required.  Please send...

100mm Mesh - Dho Gaza

Dho Gaza nets are plain, framed rectangular nets with loops on each corner and no shelves.
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127mm Mesh

Large raptors, ducks, large shorebirds.
Permit copy required.  Please send a scanned copy...

Ecotone

Ecotone

Ecotone Monofilament nets - 28mm mesh

These nets are very delicate, please exercise extra caution in handling and storage.
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Ecotone 32mm Mesh

Tethered one shelf from the top and one shelf from the bottom.

Permit copy...

Ecotone 38mm Mesh

Tethered one shelf from the top and one shelf from the bottom.
Permit copy required...

Ecotone Monofilament nets - 40mm mesh

These nets are very delicate, please exercise extra caution in handling and storage.
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Ecotone 60mm Mesh

Tethered one shelf from the top and one shelf from the bottom.
Permit copy required...

Japan

Japan

30mm Mesh - Japan

30mm mesh is ideal for a wide range of small passerines and is the mesh size of choice for MAPS...

24mm Mesh - Japanese

24mm mesh is ideal for very small birds such as hummingbirds.

Permit copy required,...

36mm Mesh - Japan

36mm mesh is a general purpose size that will effectively catch everything from warblers to jays...

61mm Mesh - Japan

61mm mesh is ideal for small owls, doves, medium size shorebirds, kestrels, merlins, and similar...

121mm Mesh - Japan

121mm mesh is ideal for larger raptors, ducks, and large shore/seabirds.

Permit copy...