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Bank Swallow

Riparia riparia ORDER: PASSERIFORMES FAMILY: HIRUNDINIDAE

IUCN Conservation Status: Least Concern

The Bank Swallow nests in colonies in streamside banks across much of North America. It can also be found across most of Europe and Asia.

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Optics Planet birding kit

Calls

  • Stered calls
  • Courtesy of Macaulay Library
    © Cornell Lab of Ornithology.

Song is a harsh twittering

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