Jose and David along with Anna O'Hare, a friend and birder from 29 Palms up the highway from Big Morongo, . keeping a watch on the feeders, March 3 2012.
From Big Morongo Canyon Preserve, CA, Birds 2008-2013
From Birds With the Canon 7D/500 f4 Lens
From South Coast Botanic Garden, LA, Birds
Anna's at the Garden --- South Coast Botanic Garden, that is.
From Birds Etc. with the Canon EF 100-400 f4.5-5.6L IS Lens
From The Pentax K10D Spies a Hummingbird Nest
And now she backs up with it.
She has the feather in her bill...
While Mom still feeds them about every half hour, she also does some re-arranging. This and the next 3 photos shows her getting rid of a particularly irksome feather from the nest. Here she's about to pluck it...
Anna's at the Garden.
From Hummingbirds in Suburban Los Angeles
Anna's Hummingbird, South Coast Botanical Gardens.