Chimney Swifts of Northville, New York

Chimney Swifts of Northville, New York (HM141O)

Location: Northville, NY 12134 Fulton County
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N 43° 13.563', W 74° 10.504'

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Migratory Birds who span approximately 7000 miles from the Amazon jungle of South America to the north country of New York State.

First Study of the Chimney Swifts was made by Walker A. La Rowe of the Northville Rotary Club. Mr. La Rowe, after studying migratory data originated a welcome celebration for the return of the Chimney Swifts to Northville on May 6 each year, which was also the birthday of Frank B. Hubbal, the original owner of this property.

These birds can be observed any fair-weather evening at dusk during the months of May through mid-August, first circling the chimney, creating a funneling appearance before dropping inside to cling to the bricks and mortar for the night.
HM NumberHM141O
Placed ByNorthville Rotary
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, October 9th, 2014 at 9:25pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 566992 N 4786248
Decimal Degrees43.22605000, -74.17506667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 43° 13.563', W 74° 10.504'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds43° 13' 33.78" N, 74° 10' 30.24" W
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Area Code(s)518
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 109 N 2nd St, Northville NY 12134, US
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