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Hummingbirds: Avian Jewels

We are lucky to have a number of people in our area who are extremely knowledgeable birders. Monday night, our Bird Club featured a speaker who gave a fascinating talk and slideshow about hummingbirds. 706 more words

Animals And Critters

Last Week's Visitors

The gallery that I post today is to give you an idea of who my visitor were during the past week. Of course this gallery does not show all of them! 24 more words


Late Summer Jewels

Yesterday I watched a hummingbird visit this patch of wildflowers for nectar. When a very chilly night left everything covered in dew, I became the visitor! 34 more words

Nature Photography

18 August 2014 - Ruby-throated Hummingbird (another one)

Another day, another window-killed hummingbird.  This one was heading north when it met its end. This is the 10th hummingbird fatality, and the 180th overall. 117 more words

Bird Collision

17 August 2014 - Ruby-throated Hummingbird (I think)

Today marked the inauspicious observance of the first window-killed bird at the Noble Research Center for fall, 2014.  It was a hatch year Archilochus hummingbird at the southwest alcove that I have somewhat tentatively identified as a Ruby-throated. 358 more words

Bird Collision