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COM biology group growing plants for nesting island birds - The Galveston County Daily News : Education

October 26, 2014

COM biology group growing plants for nesting island birds

Posted: Monday, July 21, 2014 12:45 am | Updated: 10:49 pm, Wed Jul 23, 2014.

TEXAS CITY — A group at College the Mainland is teaming up with Audubon Texas to plant native vegetation on islands used by nesting birds in Galveston Bay.

Birds such as brown pelicans, snowy egrets and great blue herons use islands, known as rookery islands, to make their nests. 

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