Watch A Half Million Birds Fly Over The Connecticut River During The Annual Summertime Show Of Swallows
Every year, the Connecticut skies swirl with activity. Nicknamed an “avian ballet,” the annual tree swallow migration takes place from late summer to early fall. These colorful winged creatures soar over the Connecticut River in droves, and the views will take your breath away. On some days, you’ll see as many as one million birds in the air at once! If you want to experience this natural wonder yourself, hop aboard a cruise with RiverQuest. The annual summertime show of swallows is a sight to behold.
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Elisa is a passionate travel writer with over five years of experience. After graduating with a B.F.A in acting from Oklahoma City University, Elisa earned a M.A in mass communication From Texas State University. When she's not writing about all of the amazing places throughout the U.S., she can be heard singing with her band.