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JayinMN

Bank Swallow colony

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There is a sand pit near Hibbing, that has had a bank swallow colony for years, but this is the first year I have tried taking any pictures. Some holes had as many as 5 birds in them today but the lighting wasn't working with me too well. I am going to go back tomorrow in the morning when the sun light will be softer and shining into the holes.

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Nice Jay!...I can't say I've seen bank swallows...but maybe just never realized what they were...I've seen the ones that build the mud houses under bridges(like at the bridge on 65 on swan lake)...

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