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Posts: 10
Joined: Tue Aug 18, 2020 6:56 pm
Location: Southaven MS
Martin Colony History: Year 1 2020
13 fledged

I had given up on having a colony this year , when this morning three females came to visit and stayed , By this evening three males joined them and it seems as though they are moving in. I did see two pairs enter the rooms they chose and were still inside when I left after dark. . I am retiring in three weeks and plan to spend the summer on my patio enjoying watching ,keeping notes and photographing them. I would love to have more pairs move in, but I will enjoy what I have
Posts: 213
Joined: Sun Sep 15, 2019 8:58 am
Location: Awesome Florida
Martin Colony History: Newbie in 2020: 2 pair of SY with 4 eggs each in Troyer Horizontals
fledged a total of 7 Martins

great, enjoy! Congrats on retirement! 8)
Posts: 672
Joined: Wed Mar 16, 2016 9:17 pm
Location: Raymore, MO

I think that's a good example of keep doing the right things to attract them and be patient. A double congratulations to you on your retirement and the start of your colony.
Jeff Dean
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