A Continent-wide Chimney Swift Roost Monitoring Project


Locate a Chimney Swift or Vaux's Swift roost in your area.
On one night over the weekend of
August 11, 12, 13
and / or
September 8, 9, 10
you observe the roost starting about 30 minutes before dusk and estimate the number of swifts that enter.
After the last swift has gone to roost, please fill out our on-line form.  The form works best when using Google Chrome
as your browser:

Enter your report here!

Email Us!

Thank you for your support of
Chimney Swift conservation.
We look forward to hearing from you

Beginning in 2017, there will no longer be a map that plots the sightings.

  2017 results will be posted in October.
Click Here

For detailed information on previous years' reports,
return to the Swift Night Out main page
and select the year:

Click Here