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HMS Purple Martin Colony

There are 24 purple martin gourds set up in the front of Harrington Middle School. Each gourd is protected with an owl guard, and the gourd poles are equipped with predator guards. A PSE&G Environmental Education grant provided funding for our purple martin setup. In addition to the gourds, we have a wireless, solar-powered camera inside one of the gourds. This footage is streamed live inside the STEM classroom.