In Nizhny Novgorod and the Nizhny Novgorod region on the ground in large numbers chicks of swifts fall. An unusual seasonal phenomenon called the Swifts.
Now the first time the haircuts fly out of their nests, many of them fall to the ground. And if it is recommended not to touch the other species, then chicks of swifts must be helped. The fact is that they can not independently take off from the ground or other flat surface. Moreover, the above applies not only to babies, but also to adult birds.
The legs of the swifts are very short and are not designed to move on a flat surface
The birds should be helped very carefully so as not to damage the feathers - if this happens, the bird will no longer be able to fly. The swift must be raised higher in the palm of your hand, but not tossed, because he could get injured in the fall. If the chick does not take off, then consult with specialists, in extreme cases, on bird lovers' forums - you will have to nurs an injured or dehydrated bird. Although sometimes she just needs to sit in a safe place for a while, it is better under the supervision of a person.