Birding Hot Spots

Birding Hot Spots
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Cliff Swallow

Cliff Swallows at nests. ©Patricia Velte

The Cliff Swallow (Petrochelidon pyrrhonota) is a nesting bird everywhere in Oklahoma, but rarer in the eastern part of the state. Breeding bird surveys show a 9.8% relative abundance increase in populations for central Oklahoma from 2001-2011. This swallow makes wonderful use of the underside of highway bridges for nesting habitat, no doubt

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