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Fake chimneys for birds that need vertical hollows to rest

Oct. 31, 2019 2:00 AM EDT

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — People from New England to Texas are building fake chimneys as nesting spots and migration motels for chimney swifts, little birds that are dwindling in number as the nation's architectural landscape changes. Old factories and schools with huge chimneys are being torn down, and most...