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Baby Hummingbirds in Nest

Baby Hummingbirds in Nest  (Hummingbird)

The two hummingbird barely fit into the nest now. They're almost ready to leave the nest, as their long beaks are developing. Photo taken Mar. 19, 2013.

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Baby birds getting chubby ;o)

20 Mar, 2013


They barely can fit into the tiny nest. lol!

20 Mar, 2013



When they have gone from the nest, please take a close up pic. of the nest so that we can see its structure in detail ..

20 Mar, 2013


I will.

My neighbor wants the nest; however, I need to read if the hummingbird will come back to the same nest next year, first.

20 Mar, 2013


Seems a pity to remove it ...
would any other type of bird use it ?
or is the shape too unique ?

20 Mar, 2013


I just read hummingbirds don't use the same nest twice. According to the article they tend to nest close by the same nest, though.

Here's the article:

20 Mar, 2013


It would be nice if you could leave the nest in place ..

20 Mar, 2013


We'll have to see what happens.

21 Mar, 2013



27 Mar, 2013


There's lots of hummingbirds around. This is the first time one's nested in my yard (that I know of). :>)

28 Mar, 2013

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