- Stay Tuned for Swift Night Out 2013 - Sat, Sept 14th!
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It is April and that means the Vaux’s Swifts are migrating north and will arrive mid-to-late April at the Frank Wagner Center (formerly Frank Wagner Elementary School) chimney in Monroe, Washington to roost while on their northbound journey to the … Continue reading
We celebrated “Monroe Swift Night Out” last weekend and had a fabulous time! The spaghetti feed was delicious, the weather was superb, the booths were interesting, the talk was great. And to top it off, the swift aerial show was … Continue reading
We are back live streaming and its funny how much noise 111 swifts (current count as of 5/29) can make. If our links here don’t seem to work, try CritterZoom.com, and pick the “Vaux’s Swift” link on the right panel.
Dr Swift went up on the Wagner roof yesterday and drove down to Olympia to get our new inside chimney cam. He goes up on the Wag roof again today and if we are really lucky we will be … Continue reading
Spring seems to be around the corner.. the temperatures are warming up here in Western Washington.. the Flickers are starting to drum.. and soon the Voxies will be back in town. Stay tuned!
Hey, we’re a part of the Audubon family – so OF COURSE we were BirdingtheNet! We even built some bird nests – but have taken them down now, as the game is over. Hope you all had fun!
See below for an account of counting the swifts at the defunct chimney stack at the Old Northern State Hospital grounds in Sedro-Woolley. Gives you a sense of how dramatic the swift roosting experience can be… Tonight (9/27) was both … Continue reading
Check out this great story in the Everett Herald about our chimney and Monroe Swift Night Out.
Save the date: the 3rd annual Swifts Night Out will be on Saturday, Sept. 10th! We’ll have a great program – including information booths, food, lecture – and the grand finale of the swifts aerial ballet as they come into … Continue reading