How High Can Birds Fly?


Most birds fly below 500 feet except during migration or hunting. They do this in order to conserve energy. One of the highest flights recorded for birds was a flock of whooping swans observed flying at 29,000 feet over Ireland. You can find more information here:
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During a normal bird day, most birds fly below 500 feet. But, when they migrate, birds can fly as high as 20,000 feet. A flock of Whooper Swans was once seen on radar over Northern
It uses its curved wings. The whole of a bird's body structure makes it very light. It also loses its weight by pooing almost everytime. So it will be lighter and is able to fly more
While during migration many birds fly at an altitude of around 10,000 feet .
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