Male patriarch hummingbird

More at : http://casa-del-campo.smugmug.com/gallery/8254621_K6F6z#P-6-12 He completely wears himself out chasing every male hummingbird that is within reach. He is always on guard. Sometimes he is so worn out that he can barely fly and falls asleep alternate moments. Joyce … Continue reading

Male ruby throated hummingbird, ’09 Campobello

The ruby flash is quick, and usually in motion, so it is hard to catch. They use it as a territorial warning, usually. http://hummingbirdworld.com/h/iridescent.htm#return For those of us who wonder why the iridescense is so intense. Joyce … Continue reading

Some thank you’s for Joyce

I’ve received the following comments about Joyces owl posts. Everyone seems to have appreciated this special time! Please let Joyce know how very much I’ve enjoyed watching her owls “grow-up”. By sharing them with “I Love Quoddy WILD” I saw … Continue reading