Share page: 
Sperry Galligar Audubon Meeting - Purple Martins
Sperry Galligar Audubon Meeting - Purple Martins
Andrew Burnett
When:  Thu, February 27 2014 07:00 PM - 08:30 PM
Location:  Yates 102
Address:  1702 South Joplin, Pittsburg, KS
Contact:  Megan Corrigan
Contact Phone:  443-255-7312

"Purple Martin Biology and Purple Martin Colony Management Methods.”

by Andrew Burnett, graduate of Pittsburg State University, member of the Purple Martin Conservation Association and the Southeast Kansas Audubon chapter.

Burnett will cover topics that include: an introduction to the life cycle of the Purple Martin, review of colony management methods that will allow Purple Martins to thrive and prosper, housing design, placement, and protection will be covered, as well as how to protect martins from predators and the weather.  As manager of the many Purple Martin colonies in Parsons Kansas he will review the latest in Purple Martin research and cover some local projects.

Add To Your Calendar: Export to iCal

Share this event