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Michael Tavalin

Santa Cruz, CA, United States

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An Anna’s Hummingbird returns to her nest to feed her hungry chicks. She feeds them a steady diet of sap, insects, and nectar.
You can see this and other related videos at the blog page on my website: http://www.biophiliapress.com, where I present a three-part blog post about this Anna’s Hummingbird and her chicks.

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Open cup nests

Anna’s Hummingbird Feeds Her Chicks

5 responses to “Anna’s Hummingbird Feeds Her Chicks”

  1. Valentina says:

    Wow! I’ve never seen Hummingbird’s nestlings and nest before, so your videos are a rare treat. Thank you for sharing this rare sight. And thank the birds, too <3

  2. Hello Valentina,

    Thank you for your comments. I spent six weeks photographing, filming, and observing this hummer and her chicks. Being with them, whether in sun or rain, was the highlight of each day.

    Regards,

    Michael

  3. Jbaudin says:

    This is amazing to watch! Such an excellent video! Thanks for sharing this.

  4. Susan says:

    Awesome! What a wonderful treat for you and for us! Very good video, you are very fortunate to have a nest to watch. I envy you. 🙂

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