Chimney Swift

Chimney Swift (Photo: Jim McCulloch / Wikimedia)

Look for 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 bill, eyes, and tiny feet… Read more

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