Beautiful Purple Martins In Missouri

Dated: 06/18/2014

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Purple martins are usually found around Missouri's lakes, rivers and wetlands. Male purple martins have purple-blue bodies with mostly black wings and tails. Early cold snaps of just a few days are hazardous to martin breeding.  Purple martins are known for returning each year to the same nesting location, housed or gourds set up by humans.

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