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Tree Swallow
(Tachycineta bicolor)


Tree Swallow Information
 5 - 6.25"

 Fields, meadows, pastures, open woodlands, and other open areas near water; beaver ponds, wooded swamps and marshes. Requires habitat

Tree Swallow
Photo © David Blevins 
containing trees with natural cavities for nesting. Click to enlarge

 Mainly flying insects such as flies, beetles, moths, flying ants, and dragonflies. Also, seeds and wild berries.
Tree Swallow ID TipsIdentification tips for the Tree Swallow
Range Maps:
(Click map to enlarge.)
Tree Swallow Breeding Map Tree Swallow Winter Map      USGS
Breeding Map          Winter Map (CBC)     
Additional Information:
Cornell Lab of Ornithology
Photo, description, similar species, sound, range, habitat, food, behavior, reproduction, and conservation status.



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