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Don Strickland
Posts: 430
Joined: Fri Mar 12, 2010 4:38 pm
Location: Oklahoma/Shady Point

Two Purple Martins at Shady Point, Ok. 2/25/18 Don Strickland
Dale D
Posts: 329
Joined: Tue Jan 30, 2018 10:11 am
Location: Orlando, Fl
Martin Colony History: Landlord since 2004

Congratulations on your 1st arrivals!
Orlando, FL Landlord since 2004
Offer 42 Cavities Total
James Strickland FL
Posts: 2249
Joined: Thu Nov 13, 2003 8:04 pm
Location: Reidsville NC
Martin Colony History: 2017 Had a lot visitors no Matins nesting, hoping 2018 will be different.
2018 Had 1 pair
2019 had 30 pair

Great News Don.
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Bankhawk
Posts: 3
Joined: Sun Feb 25, 2018 12:49 pm
Location: Georgia

This is my first post and first delving into purple Martin housing. I saw what I understand may be called scouts a month ago. I have finished a 16 compartment unit but haven’t gotten it up yet. Am I too late?
Dave Reynolds
Posts: 1885
Joined: Mon Jan 31, 2011 4:35 pm
Location: Little Hocking, Oh.
Martin Colony History: 2018 Success at my Satellite Site “Oxbow Golf Course”.
2019 Success at my home Site "Little Hocking, Ohio".

Good news Don... Have a great year... Enjoy

Dave
Home Site “Little Hocking, Ohio”
2010 / 2018 -- Lots of Visitors
2019 — 1 Pair, 5 Eggs, 5 Babies, 5 fledged. :wink:
2020 — 1 Pair, 4 Eggs, 4 Babies, 4 fledged. :wink:
2021 — Waiting on March 2021

Satellite Site “Oxbow Golf Course”
2018 -- 15 Pair, 58 Eggs, 38 Hatched and 36 Fledged :wink:
2019 — 26 Pair, 128 Eggs, 99 Babies and 97 Fledged. :wink:
2020 — 30 Pair, 156 Eggs, 137 Babies and 137 Fledged. :wink:
2021 — Waiting on March 2021

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pmartinlover2
Posts: 521
Joined: Mon Mar 24, 2014 6:37 pm
Location: IL/Hillsboro
Martin Colony History: 2011 Home site--1 SY pair--2 fledged
2016 Satellite Site---4 pair--19 eggs laid--17 hatched--16 fledged
2017 Satellite Site--8 pair--37 eggs laid--34 hatched--34 fledged
2018 11 pair--fledged 60
2019 20 pair-fledged 94
2020 23pair-fledged 108

Congrats Don!
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Jody
Jody in Central Illinois
Landlord in 2016
2016—4 pr fledged 16
2017—8 pr fledged 34
2018—11 pr fledged 60
-=DKC=-
Posts: 356
Joined: Thu Jun 08, 2017 2:26 pm
Location: Corpus Christi, TX
Martin Colony History: ................
2019: 11 pairs
2018: 11 pairs - 43 fledged
2017: 4 pairs - 17 fledged

Bankhawk wrote:This is my first post and first delving into purple Martin housing. I saw what I understand may be called scouts a month ago. I have finished a 16 compartment unit but haven’t gotten it up yet. Am I too late?
No Bankhawk, you're not too late. Get your housing up now though.
"If at first you don't succeed, keep on suckin' till you do succeed." - Curly Howard
Bankhawk
Posts: 3
Joined: Sun Feb 25, 2018 12:49 pm
Location: Georgia

Thanks for the reply. I hope to get it up this weekend.
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