Category: Bird Habitats

What if You Have an Unwanted Bird’s Nest?

What does a person do if a bird makes a nest in a place where the homeowner does not want birds to roost? This is a bit tricky, because it is actually a federal offense to remove nests that are active and belonging to migratory birds. An active nest means they are building the nest …

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Welcome Home Purple Martins!

Purple Martins are members of the swallow family. They are almost 8 inches long and have a wingspan of just over 15 inches across. Of course the species of birds got their name from the beautiful color of the males. The males have a deep purple bluish color on their feathers and their feathers seem …

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