Western Martin Archives

Sacramento Purple Martin Nesting Population Threatened by Kestrels - added 2/7/14
Salish Sea Purple Martins (requires Adobe Acrobat Reader)

Purple Martin Population Status in Sacramento, CA (requires Adobe Acrobat Reader)
Status of Breeding Purple Martins in Sacramento in 2003 (requires Adobe Acrobat Reader)
West Coast Population Objective
Rocky Mountain Purple Martins
Purple Martins in British Columbia, 2004
West Coast Martin Trends 2004
English Boom 2004

An Unusual Purple Martin Nest
A Purple Martin Story
Accessing Single Nestboxes Mounted on Marine Pilings, Upland Poles, or Other Existing Structures.
Establishing a Managed Colony of Western Purple Martins
Purple Martins on Puget Sound
Great Blue Heron Snatches Purple Martin off of Nestbox on Puget Sound

Purple Martins in Oregon

Bridge-Nesting martins of Sacramento
Conservation of Purple Martins in California
Purple Martins in Colorado
Purple Martins in Eastern Washington State


Photo by Kevin Li (deceased), Western Purple Martin Working Group