Photo Credits: Francesco Veronesi

Photo Credits: Francesco Veronesi

Bank Swallow (Riparia riparia)

STATUS: Native, Migratory, Least Concern

DESCRIPTION: Bank Swallows have a wingspan of 9.8-11.4 in. and weigh 0.4-0.7 oz.

DIET: Their diet consists of aerial insects.

HABITAT: They live in holes in banks near water.

NOTES: Swallows make a twittering noise. They are protected on the US Migratory Bird lists.

FREQUENCY: Rare