[Tweeters] Do Martins eat Marbled Murrelets?

Rob Sandelin robsan668 at gmail.com
Tue Dec 1 19:57:20 PST 2015


Right, fishers not Martins.



From: Hal Michael [mailto:ucd880 at comcast.net]
Sent: Tuesday, December 1, 2015 5:19 PM
To: Rob Sandelin <robsan668 at gmail.com>
Cc: Wilson Cady <gorgebirds at juno.com>; tweeters at u.washington.edu
Subject: Re: [Tweeters] Do Martins eat Marbled Murrelets?



Aren't they releasing Fishers, which are also arboreal and larger than Marten (Martin being a bird)







Hal Michael
Science Outreach Director, Sustainable Fisheries Foundation
Olympia WA
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There has been a couple releases of Martins in the Olympic National Park
(The mammal not the bird). Now they are releasing them in the Cascades. I
was wondering, it seems like a branch nesting bird like a Marbled murrelet
would be a fine snack for arboreal predator like a Martin. Anybody know
anything about this? Are we trading one endangered species for another?



Rob Sandelin
Watching Ravens
Snohomish County



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