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Landing Broad-tailed Hummingbird Male Displaying His Colorful Gorget

2018-06-25T04:42:15+00:00June 25th, 2018|Categories: Birds, Broad-tailed Hummingbirds, Little Emigration Canyon, Morgan County, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , |

Knowing that this is a favorite perch has given me opportunities I might have missed if I hadn't been paying attention to the behavior of this tiny Broad-tailed Hummingbird since their arrival this spring.

Male Broad-tailed Hummingbird Defending His Favorite Perch

2018-06-10T05:11:12+00:00June 10th, 2018|Categories: Birds, Broad-tailed Hummingbirds, Little Emigration Canyon, Morgan County, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

The male Broad-tailed Hummingbird lifted off from the perch so I pre-focused on it, listened for him to come back then when I heard the bird get close to the perch I fired off a burst of shots and captured him in a landing position with the vivid color of his gorget showing

Fleeting Moments With An Immature Black-chinned Hummingbird

2017-08-20T04:58:04+00:00August 20th, 2017|Categories: Antelope Island State Park, Birds, Black-chinned Hummingbirds, Davis County, Hummingbirds, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Two days ago I had a few fleeting moments with an immature Black-chinned Hummingbird that flew in and landed close to me and I relished every second with it.