Barn Swallow

(Hirundo rustica)



Status: Summer Resident. Last recorded on site in 2021
Breeding Status:-
1987-1991: Confirmed1992-1996: Confirmed
1997-2001: Confirmed2002-2006: Confirmed
2007-2011: Confirmed2012-2016: Confirmed
2017-2021: Confirmed

The Patuxent web-site provides more general information about this species.
At this time of year, this species is uncommon on site.

Occurs as a common summer breeder on site and can be found flying and foraging over all areas of the lab.

Photographer: Gene Oleynik.


Photographer: Greg Vogel.