FEATHERY FRIDAY #88
It’s Feathery Friday and we’re going to Central America to meet a bird who is great flier! Let’s grab our binoculars and our backpacks and go to find these flocks!
MEET THE BLACK SWIFT!
Diet: carnivore: insects
Length/Weight: 7-8”/ 1 5/8 oz
Conservation Status: common
- Black swifts have long pointed wings.
- They spend most of their time flying.
- Black swifts are fast fliers.
- Black swifts often fly in large flocks.
- They have sooty black feathers.
Black swifts are so fun to watch when they fly in their large flocks. They are amazing aerial acrobats!