Catching Starlings with a Tomahawk Bird Trap

Channel: Backyard Birds

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This manufactured trap is used to catch the introduced European starlings which compete with our native woodpeckers. They prevent woodpeckers like the northern flicker from nesting. Flickers did not evolve with the starling and are unable protect their nests from the constant onslaught of starlings. Learn more about controlling starlings at http://www.kansasnativeplants.com/yard_birds_europeanstarling.php