Fledging Time

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Kyler
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Martin Colony History: The Purple Martin Population Is Very Slim In Northwest Kansas.
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Fledging Time

Postby Kyler » Tue Jul 11, 2017 10:20 pm

Well I had my first baby fledge today. I had a baby on the ground and the house he came out of had babies on the porches everywhere. So I lowered it slowly and 1 baby took off and flew and the parents took after it. So I guess I made him fledge but he flew completely fine. He came out of my oldest Nest which should fledge any day now.

Kyler,
Purple Martin Landlords of Northwest KS
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Home Site:
2014 - 1 Pair - 4 Eggs - 3 Hatched - 3 Fledged -
2015 - 0 Pair - Visitors -
2016 - 5 Pair - 27 Eggs - 24 Hatched - 13 Fledged -
2017 - 18 Pair - 102 Eggs - 78 Hatched - 69 Fledged -
2018 - 22 Pair - 106 Eggs - 67 Hatched So Far -

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2017 - 0 Pair - (Pole Fell in Storm)
2018 - 0 Pair - Visitors -

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