How to spot a Hummingbird
I’ve never before seen a Hummingbird in Missouri, and when I’ve seen them in California, they were always at about my height, visiting the flowers….so my first sighting of one of these birds high up on a tree in Forest Park, was a bit of a surprise!
Here’s Hummingbird-Spotting 101:
RUBY-THROATED HUMMINGBIRD (though in the rain it’s a Black Blotch Hummingbird):
Here’s a GOOD shot of the Ruby-throated Hummingbird (taken by Danny Brown , who’s one of the most helpful people I’ve met here!):
Much pleased with your sightings of the GHO’s and the RTH, you slosh home happily in your sodden shoes.
Update: on the 22nd, I saw another of these beauties at the Muny:
This post is dedicated to another hmmngbird.