Saw my FIRST Ruby-throated Hummingbird on April 12, 2014 !

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  Yesterday, Saturday, April 12, was a good day! Hope you got out to enjoy it too. Clay and I went to Cape May Point to join Tom Reed in his SPRING WATCH. The highlight for me was when Tom called out: ” HUMMINGBIRD ! ! ! “ At 8:55 a.m. Tom spotted a Ruby-throated […]

Ruby-throated Hummingbirds

T H E Y ‘ R E   B A C K  ! Hi Gardening Gang, Thel Brown wrote to let me know that she had a Ruby-throated Hummingbird visit her West Deptford garden yesterday (Saturday, April 2) in Gloucester County, NJ (up near the Delaware River). Don’t know about you, but I worked feverishly […]

Ruby-throated Hummingbirds Have Arrived in the US

Hi Gang, I’ll bet you’re as eager as I am for spring. Well, it is happening. Heard a Wood Frog calling from one of our Dragonfly Ponds in yesterday’s rain. Our Ruby-throated Hummingbirds have spent the winter in southern Mexico south to Costa Rica. They’ve begun their migration north and have been arriving along the […]