Hummingbirds Are Flying Jewels As Named By Spanish Explorers

Hummingbirds Are “Flying Jewels” When the early Spanish explorers saw them, they called them “Joyas Voladoras”, “Flying Jewels.” Hummingbirds are glittering, iridescent colored, dynamos, with flying abilities that are not matched by any others of the avian world. They are exclusive to the western hemisphere and can only be found living in South, Central, and North … Read more

Hummingbirds Migration Flyways Are Well Traveled Paths

What are Hummingbirds Migration Paths & Flyway Zones? Some Hummingbirds Migration Means Huge Distances Covered & Others Are Short In Contrast Hummingbirds migration routes and flyway zones that these little birds follow are amazing feats of nature and have been historically followed for many centuries. They are the time tested and traveled routes over the years … Read more

Hummingbirds Fight

Hummingbirds Fight by Stan (Freeburg, Illinois) Hummingbirds Spoiling for a Fight Sentries won’t let others eat! For about a week, the hummers were emptying both of my feeders daily. A few days ago, I noticed that there was 1 hummer on or near each feeder, keeping all the others away. Other Hummingbirds try to come … Read more

Hummingbird Rescue

Hummingbird Rescue by Barb (Schaghticoke, NY ) Helping Hands Rescue Hummingbird When the hummingbirds came back to our area (upstate New York) in early May, we had five of them happily buzzing about our feeders. A week and a half ago, there was a torrential rainstorm with ferocious thunder and lightning. Our birds disappeared for … Read more