Caption: Purple martin (Prognes subis) holds feathers it has gathered for use in lining its house at purple martin colony in Ohio. Martins are the largest North American swallows and are common throughout the eastern half of the U.S., parts of the West Coast, and southern Canada.

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Keywords: bird, colony, gourd, house, lake, migrate, migration, migratory, north america, ohio, perched, progne subis, purple martin, purple martins, swallow

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Purple martins

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