Tree Swallow (Tachycineta bicolor) Anchorage, AK 6/02/2008.
One of our favorite early spring birds.
Just arrived May 9th in SE Wisconsin
pic taken today- 06/07/2011 in my neighbors back yard.
Marshy, Retention Pond in back yard. Bluebird box is about 4 feet off the ground.
Beautiful swallow! Love the coloring.
Tree Swallow guarding its nest - May 27, 2013
Young Tree Swallow just about to leave the box
Female Tree Swallow, she doesn't become blue until her second year.