Bank Swallow

Bank Swallows

Bank Swallow
(Riparia riparia)

Order:  Passeriformes
Family:  Hirundinidae

Photo © NNE & licensors

Bank Swallow Information

Bank Swallow
Habitat, diet, feeding behavior, nesting, migration, and conservation status of this bird. Includes range map, photos, and songs and calls. (From Audubon Field Guide)

Bank Swallow
Photo, physical description, habitat, behavior, diet, nesting, and conservation status. (From BirdWeb)

Photos of Bank Swallow
From Mike Danzenbaker's Bird Photography

  Calls of the Bank Swallow

  Identification tips for the Bank Swallow

Bank Swallows at Burrows

Bank Swallows at Burrows

By Aaron Maizlish [CC NC 2.0]

Breeding Bird Survey Map,

Bank Swallow Breeding Map

(Image credit: USGS)

Range in New England

Bank Swallows breeds locally throughout New England.

These birds spend the winter primarily in South America.

Winter Map from eBird

Sightings of the Bank Swallow during May-July over past 10 years (2009-2019)