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A hummingbird tracking map can be found at Hummingbirds.net and Journey North. Hummingbirds.net tracks current migrations and provides information about 16 different species of hummingbirds and how to attract them. Hummi... More »

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A tracking map and sightings for hummingbird migration is available at Hummingbird-Guide.com and Learner.org. Hummingbird-Guide.com provides interactive maps and a list of sightings that site visitors can use to track th... More »

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Hummingbirds generally migrate south from January to mid-May in the spring, and their northern migration can start as early as July but usually begins in late August to mid-September. The exact dates of the migration dep... More »

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The ruby-throated hummingbird is 2.8 to 3.5 inches long with a 3.1- to 4.3-inch wingspan at maturity, and females are larger than males. The birds are metallic green in color with grayish-white undersides and black wings... More »

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Removing a hummingbird feeder is done at the owner's discretion, as migratory hummingbirds native to the area migrate even if a feeder is present. Feeders that are left out for the winter may attract non-migratory hummin... More »

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Location, climate and the birds' migratory habits determine the ideal time to put out feeders. In some areas, such as along the Pacific coast and the Southern Texas coast, you can offer year-round feeding, while hummingb... More »

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Although it is possible, keeping a hummingbird as a pet is illegal in many areas, including the United States. Because they are wild animals, they do not make good pets. More »

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