Finally Lucky.

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Ladybug
Posts: 171
Joined: Fri Mar 11, 2011 1:09 pm
Location: Indiana/ Jamestown
Martin Colony History: 2005-2018. Lots lookers, 1 successful nesting.
2010- 1 pair nested,eggs destroyed(Wren).
2012- 1 pair nested, 4 eggs, 4 fledged.

Finally Lucky.

Postby Ladybug » Wed Jul 10, 2019 6:56 pm

My 1 nesting pair are doing great. Estimated Fledge date is July 25=29th.4 Babies. Have had fly-by.s. But no other nesting pair. This year has been a success for us.
Hopefully 2020 will be GREAT.
Joanne

C.C.Martins
Posts: 629
Joined: Fri Apr 14, 2017 11:15 am
Location: Corpus Christi Tx
Martin Colony History: 2016- didnt know anything about martins, put up an all wrong house in 2016 and had two come by and inspect all the cavities. Left soon after not to return. Learned what i could on PMCA, made adjustments and next year was sucessful.
2017- 5 pair. 15 fledged.
2018-18 pair. 85 fledged.
2019- 17 pair. 81 fledged
Home colony: 12 natural gourds, one modified house. 18 cavities in total.
PMCA member

Re: Finally Lucky.

Postby C.C.Martins » Wed Jul 10, 2019 7:21 pm

Congrats! They are awesome birds, wish you all sucess this and next season.
Tom

2016- didnt know anything about martins, put up an all wrong house in 2016 and had two come by and inspect all the cavities. Left soon after not to return. Learned what i could on PMCA, made adjustments and next year was sucessful.
2017- 5 pair. 15 Fledged
2018-18 pairs. 85 Fledged.
2019-17 pair. 81 fledged.
Offering: 12 natural gourds, w/crescents and WDC openings. 6 modified compartment house, crescents with tunnels.

Ladybug
Posts: 171
Joined: Fri Mar 11, 2011 1:09 pm
Location: Indiana/ Jamestown
Martin Colony History: 2005-2018. Lots lookers, 1 successful nesting.
2010- 1 pair nested,eggs destroyed(Wren).
2012- 1 pair nested, 4 eggs, 4 fledged.

Re: Finally Lucky.

Postby Ladybug » Sat Jul 13, 2019 8:49 pm

Off on my dates. Babies began Fledging today.July 13. Still 1 left to go. 4 babies, 4 fledged. A Successful Year. AMEN.
Joanne

Dave Reynolds
Posts: 1724
Joined: Mon Jan 31, 2011 4:35 pm
Location: Little Hocking, Oh.
Martin Colony History: 2018 Success at Satilite Site “Oxbow Golf Course”.
2019 Success at my home Site

Re: Finally Lucky.

Postby Dave Reynolds » Sun Jul 14, 2019 6:59 am

... Ladybug .... That’s super news... Always great to hear about another successful landlord.. Wishing you more success in the coming years..

Dave
Home Site
2019 — First pair, 5 eggs, 5 hatched, 5 fledged (7/7/19)
2010 / 2018 -- Lots of Visitors

Satellite Site “Oxbow Golf Course”
2019 -- 26 Pair, 128 Eggs, 99 Babies, 74 Fledged, so far !!!
2018 — 15 Pair, 58 Eggs, 38 Hatched and 36 Fledged :wink:

PMCA Member

Ladybug
Posts: 171
Joined: Fri Mar 11, 2011 1:09 pm
Location: Indiana/ Jamestown
Martin Colony History: 2005-2018. Lots lookers, 1 successful nesting.
2010- 1 pair nested,eggs destroyed(Wren).
2012- 1 pair nested, 4 eggs, 4 fledged.

Re: Finally Lucky.

Postby Ladybug » Sun Jul 14, 2019 7:20 pm

Thank you very much, Dave.
We are looking forward to more Martin's in 2020.
Amen.
Joanne


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