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What does BANS stand for?

BANS stands for Bank Swallow (bird species)


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The area also provides exceptional breeding opportunities for other swallow species and supports large breeding populations of Cliff Swallow, Northern Rough-winged Swallow (Stelgidopteryx serripennis), Bank Swallow (Riparia riparia), and, where nest boxes are provided, Tree Swallows (Tachycineta bicolor).
was asked and answered, Rea and Ijichi had participants mention the locally extinct species by name: the California condor, the yellow-billed cuckoo, Swainson's hawk, the bank swallow, the black rail, the Fulvous tree duck, as well as the pronghorn (the American antelope), the long-earned kit fox, and the Southern California grizzly.
Then, in perfect anticlimax, a gunmetal aura blanketed my little camp as zillions of bank swallows careened into darkness.
Little Auk prevails for Dovekie (Alle alle), Pomarine Skua is used for Pomarine Jaeger (Stercorcarius pomarinus) (but the smaller Jaegers appropriately remain Jaegers), Sand Martin is used for Bank Swallow (Riparia riparia), Arctic Redpoll is used for Hoary Redpoll (Carduelis hornemanni), and Two-barred Crossbill for Whitewinged Crossbill (Loxia leucoptera).