Black-chinned Hummingbird Overview, All About Birds, Cornell Lab of Ornithology

July 23, 2018

Black-chinned Hummingbird Identification Black-chinned Hummingbird Overview, All About Birds, Cornell Lab of Ornithology A small green-backed hummingbird of the West, with no brilliant colors on its throat except a thin strip of iridescent purple bordering the black chin, only visible when light hits it just right. Black-chinned Hummingbirds are exceptionally widespread, found from deserts to […]

Blue-throated Hummingbird Overview, All About Birds, Cornell Lab of Ornithology

July 22, 2018

Identifying Blue-throated Hummingbirds… Blue-throated Hummingbird Overview, All About Birds, Cornell Lab of Ornithology The largest hummingbird found north of Mexico, the Blue-throated Hummingbird is also one of the most vocal hummingbird species, and its high-pitched, monotonous peeps are a signature sound of summer. They are found in streamside habitats in mountain canyons, as far north […]

Allen’s Hummingbird Overview, All About Birds, Cornell Lab of Ornithology

July 21, 2018

An overview about Allen’s Hummingbird Allen’s Hummingbird Overview, All About Birds, Cornell Lab of Ornithology In early spring, a narrow strip of scrub and chaparral along the Pacific Coast starts buzzing with the sights and sounds of the coppery and green Allen’s Hummingbird. Males flash their brilliant reddish orange throat and put on an elaborate […]

Feeding Hummingbirds

July 20, 2018

Feeding Hummingbirds Source

Allen’s Hummingbird (Selasphorus sasin)

July 20, 2018

Allen’s Hummingbird (Selasphorus sasin) Source

Anna’s Hummingbird Overview, All About Birds, Cornell Lab of Ornithology

July 19, 2018

Read on to learn more about Anna’s Hummingbird 🙂 Anna’s Hummingbird Overview, All About Birds, Cornell Lab of Ornithology Anna’s Hummingbirds are among the most common hummingbirds along the Pacific Coast, yet they’re anything but common in appearance. With their iridescent emerald feathers and sparkling rose-pink throats, they are more like flying jewelry than birds. […]