Aerial insectivores

Whip-poor-will, Common Nighthawk, Olive-sided Flycatcher, Alder Flycatcher, Willow Flycatcher, Least Flycatcher, Yellow-bellied Flycatcher, Eastern Phoebe, Great Crested Flycatcher, Bank Swallow, Barn Swallow, Tree Swallow, Northern Rough-winged Swallow, Cliff Swallow, Chimney Swift, Eastern Wood-pewee, Eastern Kingbird, Purple Martin, Cedar Waxwing

CommonNighthawkCommon Nighthawk

Aerial insectivores feed primarily on flying insects. This group has declined steeply throughout eastern North America in recent decades, and results from the Atlas suggest this trend is no different within Vermont.