For the Birds Radio Program: The Swallows of Capistrano

Original Air Date: March 19, 2015

March 19, the Feast Day of St. Joseph, is traditionally the day the swallows return to the California Mission at San Juan Capistrano. Why are their numbers declining, and what is the significance?

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