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GPS-Tracking Purple Martins to Brazil and Back

GPS-Tracking Purple Martins to Brazil and Back

Sarah Rockwell

Sunday May 19, 2024, 3:00pm

Dr. Sarah Rockwell of Klamath Bird Observatory will talk about the first ever study to GPS-tag and track Western Purple Martins throughout their annual cycle. This research is uncovering migratory stopover and overwintering sites from Oregon to Brazil that will aid in international conservation efforts for this unique at-risk subspecies.