Identifing Swallows in the Eastern US
Here's how you can identify the six wide ranging swallows that can be seen in the eastern US.
Although not feeder birds, most people that participate in backyard bird feeding eventually become familiar with some of the swallows that can be seen in the eastern US. They’re incredible to watching zipping around your yard or local park catching tons of insects. Here’s a photographic guide to the most common swallows that you might come across. I did not include Cave Swallow as it has a limited range is only is seen in most of the area as a rarity.