I just counted 44 nighthawks flying over my backyard between 6:40 and 6:55. I'm located in Bethesda, near Friendship Heights.
For those in my neighborhood, check each night between 5:30 and 7:00 to see this neat migration. They are black birds with a bold white stripe on each wing.
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