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Re: [CALBIRDS] Modoc Purple Martins

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  • John Sterling
    Steve, Purple Martins are regular but local breeders in Modoc County, primarily in old burns. John Sterling 26 Palm Ave Woodland, CA 95695 530 908-3836
    Message 1 of 2 , Jul 2, 2011
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      Steve,

      Purple Martins are regular but local breeders in Modoc County, primarily in old burns.

      John Sterling

      26 Palm Ave
      Woodland, CA 95695
      530 908-3836
      jsterling@...

      www.sterlingbirds.com (photos, classes, tours, county birding)


      On Jul 2, 2011, at 2:24 PM, Stephen Shunk wrote:

      > All,
      > While conducting point count surveys this morning on the High fire (sw
      > Modoc Co, Modoc Nat'l Forest), I found a family of PURPLE MARTINS with three
      > fledglings. I honestly don't know how rare this is, but it is the most
      > unexpected bird we have found all summer in burns throughout the n. Sierra,
      > s Cascades, and s. Warners. I also had our first CALLIOPE HUMMINGBIRD of the
      > season (first we have detected at point counts in 23 burns surveyed).
      >
      > --
      > Stephen Shunk
      > Paradise Birding
      > P.O. Box 547
      > Sisters, OR 97759
      > www.paradisebirding.com
      > 541-408-1753
      >
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