I have started seeing a few Ruby-throated Hummingbirds at my feeders but I have not been able to get any photos of them. I took the above photos at the Janet Huckabee Arkansas River Valley Nature Center.
This Ruby-throated Hummingbird has established his territory at the Arkansas River Valley Nature Center. Ruby-throated hummingbirds are solitary. Adults of this species are not social, other than during courtship (which lasts a few minutes), cares for her offspring. Both males and females of any age are aggressive towards other hummingbirds. They may defend territories, such as a feeding… Read More »
I photographed the male Ruby-throated Hummingbird and posted the photo yesterday but I didn’t want to forget the female. The Male Ruby-throated Hummingbird
I took this photo of this Ruby-throated Hummingbird back in August while it was guarding a feeder. My photos are available for license at: stevencreek.clustershot.com. You can also purchase prints and photo gifts here: Arklahoma Wildlife.