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Sweet Pea - Rufous Hummingbird Migration
BirdNote
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08/03/2009
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Your yard should provide a happy haven for the little tiny insects that hummingbirds like to eat.

 

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2:00 minutes (1.56 MB)
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Last spring, Ann and Tom Campbell discovered that one of the Rufous Hummingbirds in their garden on Whidbey Island, Washington had been banded in Louisiana! That one hummingbird (Ann nicknamed her "Sweet Pea," for the bird's favorite flowers) had flown over -- or all the way around -- the Rocky Mountains. Here’s more of the story.
Learn how you can attract hummingbirds to your yard.


 
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