Get to know your neighbor: The Chimney Swift

Join the Washington Square Park Eco Projects and learn how to find the Chimney Swifts that may live near you! We will explore photos and videos, learn about Chimney Swift behavior, discuss threats to Chimney Swifts and possible conservation actions. Chimney Swifts are a lesser known urban bird, which are listed as vulnerable. They nest and roost in NYC and other Eastern U.S. urban centers. They provide imporant ecological services such as eating dangerous mosquitoes, which can cause disease. You can help Chimney Swifts!

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New York 40° 43' 50.4336" N, 73° 59' 50.7084" W
Start date: 
Saturday, May 8, 2021 - 21:30
End date: 
Sunday, May 9, 2021 - 02:30