Identify swifts, swallows and martins this summer! We want you to submit sightings of swifts near you too, click to find out how. UK British bird identification, swift, swallow, house martin, sand martin.
Barn Swallow, Hirundo rustica. It uses man-made structures to breed so it has spread w/human expansion. This bird lives in close assoc. w/humans, & its insect-eating habits mean that it is tolerated by man