The Web's premier place to learn about hummingbirds. Google has stopped offering free, anonymous use of its map API, which partially automated the location of sightings by zip/postal code using a utility a smart fellow wrote for me (and which I do not understand).
Hummingbird Migration is the flight to and from their Winter homes in Mexico and Central America.See our state by state hummingbird migration map/table listing the average arrival dates.Some interesting observations how climate change is affecting the Hummingbird Migration!
In 2018, we received over 6,500 "first sighting reports" and were able to post 3,200 to our migration map. The map has now been viewed over 5,275,000 times during the six years we have monitored the hummingbird migration! Shown below is our current map of hummingbird sightings in 2019 across the U.S. and Canada, as reported by our website viewers.
Several factors affect hummingbird migration and when exactly these small birds set forth on their long journeys. The most important factor that determines the timing of hummingbird migration is daylight: the amount of daylight and the angle of the sun relative to the bird's location.
How will following the Hummingbird Migration Spring 2019 help hummingbirds! In the Spring, the annual hummingbird migration to their Summer destination begins! These gorgeous birds travel from their winter homes in South or Central America and Mexico towards the refreshing breezes in the north. Hummingbirds expend a tremendous amount of energy ...
Get involved with hummingbird migration with the Perky-Pet® Hummingbird Migration Map! This interactive tool lets you utilize the power of Google's map application while you visit Perkypet.com! Here are some of the ways in which you can participate in tracking hummingbirds with the new Hummingbird Migration Map.
Migration Watch: Hummingbirds Have Landed in Illinois and You Can Chart Their Progress 4/11/2019 (Photo courtesy of Paul Dacko) ... For the past few weeks, there has been some serious action in the southern parts of the United States and now, we have the first reported sighting in Illinois. A hummingbird was spotted in Quincy on April 8 and ...
Citizen Scientists track hummingbird migration each fall and spring as hummingbirds travel to and from their wintering grounds.
We are monitoring the Spring 2019 hummingbird migration with the help of our viewers as they submit their first hummingbird sightings in their areas. During 2018 we received over 6,500 "first sighting reports" and were able to post 3,200 to our migration map. The map has now been viewed over 5,275,000 times during the six years we have ...
Weekly Migration News: February 22 - May 16, 2019. Join us as we track hummingbirds as they travel to their wintering grounds. Citizen scientists across North America are observing seasonal changes and reporting hummingbird sightings.