Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Chimney Swifts in Lamar

I spent some time tonight watching Chimney Swifts in Lamar, CO where I observed at least 8 birds as they foraged. It is clear from the top pic why these are called 'flying cigars' of a cigar with wings.

I was happy I was able to find a chimney where two swifts flew into at dark, presumably a pair that is nesting there. SeEtta