Purple martin banding project aimed at learning more about these entertaining birds
WILLMAR -- Every year, Dick Doll hosts visitors from Brazil.
They take over the apartments he provides them, raise their young and leave.
Now, he's going to find out a little bit about them.
For three years now, Michael North, a senior natural resource specialist with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has been banding the purple martins that set up housekeeping in Doll's back yard.
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