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Buckeye658793
Posts: 12
Joined: Tue May 18, 2021 6:16 pm
Location: Ohio

Second year trying to attract Martins,last year had visitors but none stayed this year had 6 pair of Martins 27 eggs 17 hatched 17 fledged 2 pair of Blue birds 10 eggs 10 fledged 1 pair Tree Swallows that I relocated 5 eggs 5 fledged I know the numbers are small compared to some of your colonies but I am very happy and already looking forward to next year.
C.C.Martins
Posts: 1311
Joined: Fri Apr 14, 2017 11:15 am
Location: Corpus Christi Tx
Martin Colony History: 2016- Visitors.
2017- 5 pair. 15 fledged
2018- 18 pair. 85 fledged
2019- 17 pair. 81 fledged
2020- 25 pair. 111 fledged
2021- 28 pair. 118 fledged
Home colony: mix natural, super and excluder gourds, enlarged compartment house. All SREH.
Satellite colony: Oso Bay Preserve: 12 PMCA excluder gourds, 6 room trio mini castle with enlarged compartments.
2019: Visitors
2020: 3 pair, 11 fledged
2021: 10 pair, 30 fledged
PMCA member

Congrats! 6 pairs is a very good start, expect that number to grow. between BBs, TSs and Martins you must have been busy; very nice.
Tom
PMCA member, believer in nest checks, venting, SREH and pest/predator protection.
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