Although both hummingbirds and Canadian geese migrate south for the winter, hummingbirds do not ride on the geese when traveling. The two species migrate at different times and to different locations, so traveling togeth... More » Pets & Animals Birds

Canada geese spend winter months in the southern regions of North America. This includes Mexico and the southern United States. The southernmost limit of their migration is creeping northward as the climate warms. More » Pets & Animals Birds

Purple martins migrate seasonally between North America and South America. In summer months, they can be found in the United States, Canada, Mexico and Central America. In winter, they frequent Brazil, Colombia, Venezuel... More » Pets & Animals Birds
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Depending on latitude, mature purple martins arrive in North America between January 15 and May 1. This migration occurs in staggered stages depending on how far north they are traveling and the age of the bird. Yearling... More » Pets & Animals Birds

Most hummingbirds in America and Canada spend the winter in Mexico or South America before migrating to their breeding ground in southern U.S. as early as February or the first week of March. Some South American hummingb... More » Pets & Animals Birds Hummingbirds

Hummingbirds begin migrating north in early March and can be seen in southern U.S. states during that time. Hummingbirds can be seen in northern U.S. states and Canada starting in late April or early May. More » Pets & Animals Birds

Hummingbirds nest in sheltered locations, where their offspring are protected from the wind and rain. Some common places for hummingbird nests are in forked tree branches or bushes. Around residential structures, humming... More » Pets & Animals Birds