Northern Rough-winged Swallow

Nature at Breakneck Hill in Southborough

June 7, 2021

A ruby-throated hummingbird at Breakneck Hill Conservation Land in Southborough, photographed by Steve Forman.
A ruby-throated hummingbird at Breakneck Hill Conservation Land in Southborough, photographed by Steve Forman.
A Baltimore oriole at Breakneck Hill Conservation Land in Southborough, photographed by Steve Forman.
A Baltimore oriole at Breakneck Hill Conservation Land in Southborough, photographed by Steve Forman.
A blue jay at Breakneck Hill Conservation Land in Southborough, photographed by Steve Forman.
A blue jay at Breakneck Hill Conservation Land in Southborough, photographed by Steve Forman.
A cedar waxwing at Breakneck Hill Conservation Land in Southborough, photographed by Steve Forman.
A cedar waxwing at Breakneck Hill Conservation Land in Southborough, photographed by Steve Forman.
An olive-sided flycatcher at Breakneck Hill Conservation Land in Southborough, photographed by Steve Forman.
An olive-sided flycatcher at Breakneck Hill Conservation Land in Southborough, photographed by Steve Forman.
A cedar waxwing at Breakneck Hill Conservation Land in Southborough, photographed by Steve Forman.
A cedar waxwing at Breakneck Hill Conservation Land in Southborough, photographed by Steve Forman.
A European starling at Breakneck Hill Conservation Land in Southborough, photographed by Steve Forman.
A European starling at Breakneck Hill Conservation Land in Southborough, photographed by Steve Forman.
A tree swallow feeding its young at Breakneck Hill Conservation Land in Southborough, photographed by Steve Forman.
A tree swallow feeding its young at Breakneck Hill Conservation Land in Southborough, photographed by Steve Forman.
A tree swallow feeding its young at Breakneck Hill Conservation Land in Southborough, photographed by Steve Forman.
A tree swallow feeding its young at Breakneck Hill Conservation Land in Southborough, photographed by Steve Forman.
A cedar waxwing at Breakneck Hill Conservation Land in Southborough, photographed by Steve Forman.
A cedar waxwing at Breakneck Hill Conservation Land in Southborough, photographed by Steve Forman.
A dark paper wasp at Breakneck Hill Conservation Land in Southborough, photographed by Steve Forman.
A dark paper wasp at Breakneck Hill Conservation Land in Southborough, photographed by Steve Forman.
A house sparrow feeding chicks at Breakneck Hill Conservation Land in Southborough, photographed by Steve Forman.
A house sparrow feeding chicks at Breakneck Hill Conservation Land in Southborough, photographed by Steve Forman.
A house sparrow feeding chicks at Breakneck Hill Conservation Land in Southborough, photographed by Steve Forman.
A house sparrow feeding chicks at Breakneck Hill Conservation Land in Southborough, photographed by Steve Forman.
A silvery blue at Breakneck Hill Conservation Land in Southborough, photographed by Steve Forman.
A silvery blue at Breakneck Hill Conservation Land in Southborough, photographed by Steve Forman.
A fly at Breakneck Hill Conservation Land in Southborough, photographed by Steve Forman.
A fly at Breakneck Hill Conservation Land in Southborough, photographed by Steve Forman.
A house sparrow feeding chicks at Breakneck Hill Conservation Land in Southborough, photographed by Steve Forman.
A house sparrow feeding chicks at Breakneck Hill Conservation Land in Southborough, photographed by Steve Forman.
A house sparrow feeding chicks at Breakneck Hill Conservation Land in Southborough, photographed by Steve Forman.
A house sparrow feeding chicks at Breakneck Hill Conservation Land in Southborough, photographed by Steve Forman.
A house sparrow feeding chicks at Breakneck Hill Conservation Land in Southborough, photographed by Steve Forman.
A house sparrow feeding chicks at Breakneck Hill Conservation Land in Southborough, photographed by Steve Forman.
A northern rough-winged swallow at Breakneck Hill Conservation Land in Southborough, photographed by Steve Forman.
A northern rough-winged swallow at Breakneck Hill Conservation Land in Southborough, photographed by Steve Forman.
A skipper at Breakneck Hill Conservation Land in Southborough, photographed by Steve Forman.
A skipper at Breakneck Hill Conservation Land in Southborough, photographed by Steve Forman.
A song sparrow at Breakneck Hill Conservation Land in Southborough, photographed by Steve Forman.
A song sparrow at Breakneck Hill Conservation Land in Southborough, photographed by Steve Forman.

Steve Forman photographed a ruby-throated hummingbird, a Baltimore oriole, a blue jay, a cedar waxwing, an olive-sided flycatcher, a European starling, a tree swallow feeding its young, a dark paper wasp, a house sparrow feeding chicks in a cavity nest, a silvery blue butterfly, a fly, a northern rough-winged swallow, a skipper (possibly a Peck's skipper), and a song sparrow at Breakneck Hill Conservation Land in Southborough.

Swallows at Hager Pond in Marlborough

May 2, 2021

A barn swallow at Hager Pond in Marlborough, photographed by Steve Forman.
A barn swallow at Hager Pond in Marlborough, photographed by Steve Forman.
A barn swallow at Hager Pond in Marlborough, photographed by Steve Forman.
A barn swallow at Hager Pond in Marlborough, photographed by Steve Forman.
A northern rough-winged swallow at Hager Pond in Marlborough, photographed by Steve Forman.
A northern rough-winged swallow at Hager Pond in Marlborough, photographed by Steve Forman.
A tree swallow at Hager Pond in Marlborough, photographed by Steve Forman.
A tree swallow at Hager Pond in Marlborough, photographed by Steve Forman.

Steve Forman photographed a barn swallow, a northern rough-winged swallow, and a tree swallow at Hager Pond in Marlborough.

Mallards and a swallow at Hager Pond

April 10, 2020

Mallards at Hager Pond in Marlborough, photographed by Steve Forman.
Mallards at Hager Pond in Marlborough, photographed by Steve Forman.
Mallards at Hager Pond in Marlborough, photographed by Steve Forman.
Mallards at Hager Pond in Marlborough, photographed by Steve Forman.
A northern rough-winged swallow at Hager Pond in Marlborough, photographed by Steve Forman.
A northern rough-winged swallow at Hager Pond in Marlborough, photographed by Steve Forman.
A northern rough-winged swallow at Hager Pond in Marlborough, photographed by Steve Forman.
A northern rough-winged swallow at Hager Pond in Marlborough, photographed by Steve Forman.

Steve Forman photographed mallards and a northern rough-winged swallow at Hager Pond in Marlborough.

Swallows at Grist Mill Pond in Sudbury

May 22, 2019

A barn swallow at Grist Mill Pond in Sudbury, photographed by Steve Forman.
A barn swallow at Grist Mill Pond in Sudbury, photographed by Steve Forman.
A northern rough-winged swallow (left) and a tree swallow at Grist Mill Pond in Sudbury, photographed by Steve Forman.
A northern rough-winged swallow (left) and a tree swallow at Grist Mill Pond in Sudbury, photographed by Steve Forman.
A northern rough-winged swallow (right) and a tree swallow at Grist Mill Pond in Sudbury, photographed by Steve Forman.
A northern rough-winged swallow (right) and a tree swallow at Grist Mill Pond in Sudbury, photographed by Steve Forman.
A northern rough-winged swallow (background) and a tree swallow at Grist Mill Pond in Sudbury, photographed by Steve Forman.
A northern rough-winged swallow (background) and a tree swallow at Grist Mill Pond in Sudbury, photographed by Steve Forman.
A tree swallow at Grist Mill Pond in Sudbury, photographed by Steve Forman.
A tree swallow at Grist Mill Pond in Sudbury, photographed by Steve Forman.

Steve Forman photographed a barn swallow, a northern rough-winged swallow, and a tree swallow at Grist Mill Pond in Sudbury.

Birds in Maynard

July 27, 2010

A double-crested cormorant at the Assabet River National Wildlife Refuge in Maynard, photographed by Craig Smith.
An eastern kingbird at the Assabet River National Wildlife Refuge in Maynard, photographed by Craig Smith.
A great blue heron at the Assabet River National Wildlife Refuge in Maynard, photographed by Craig Smith.
A great blue heron at the Assabet River National Wildlife Refuge in Maynard, photographed by Craig Smith.
Mallards at the Assabet River National Wildlife Refuge in Maynard, photographed by Craig Smith.
A northern rough-winged swallow at the Assabet River National Wildlife Refuge in Maynard, photographed by Craig Smith.
An osprey at the Assabet River National Wildlife Refuge in Maynard, photographed by Craig Smith.
An osprey at the Assabet River National Wildlife Refuge in Maynard, photographed by Craig Smith.
A wood duck at the Assabet River National Wildlife Refuge in Maynard, photographed by Craig Smith.
Craig Smith photographed the following birds during a visit to the Assabet River National Wildlife Refuge in Maynard: double-crested cormorant, eastern kingbird, great blue heron, mallards, northern rough-winged swallow, osprey and wood duck.