Swifts

Chimney Swift

A chimney swift flies across an empty sky.

What Does a Chimney Swift Look Like? Known by bird watchers as “the flying cigar,” the chimney swift is a familiar sight in the sky over cities and towns during the spring, summer, and fall. Its nickname aptly describes the swift’s elongated flight silhouette. Chimney swifts are a dark charcoal-gray overall with a small black… Read more

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