News About The Raptor Center, College of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Minnesota
Friday, October 18, 2013
True or False: Some Birds Can Fly Nonstop for 200 Days
Alpine Swift, from Conservation magazine.
If you guessed "true" to the opening question, you are right! A recent article in Conservation magazine details a study on Alpine swifts, which breed in Switzerland among other locations, then travel across the Sahara to Western Africa to winter.