How far along is Migration Home...Are they still around in IL?

lovefornature(5B IL)September 17, 2008

There hasn't been too much posting on this board lately. I wondered if anyone has any reports of still seeing Hummingbirds in their area.

I live in IL, was especially wondering if anyone is still seeing here.

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rooster_ron

I'm near Grand Rapids, Michigan and still have a couple of hummers. They usually hang around for another week yet.

They are getting fat for sure.

Ron

Here is a link that might be useful: Feeding Hummingbirds

    Bookmark   September 17, 2008 at 10:35PM
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scouterbecky(6 Southern IL)

Hi, there are quite a few birds at my home. Some are the same birds--I can't say but what others are just stopping in on their way south.

I live about 90 miles due east of St. Louis.

Becky

    Bookmark   September 18, 2008 at 9:47AM
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coolaces

hi love; i live 25 miles south of chicago; usually have 3 birds around now have 6; the regulars usually hang around till oearly oct,depends on the weather

    Bookmark   September 18, 2008 at 8:34PM
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carolrstark(05)

Hi ..I live in Pnconning MI and my Hummers left for awhile but then in this last couple of months they came back. Three of them were very tiny, babies I think. Now I have the ruby throated but these tiny ones were different. One had a black body and a slight lighter underside..ten theres the other baby that has the black head. Are they Rubies also?
Carol in MI

    Bookmark   September 20, 2008 at 10:43PM
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joepyeweed(5b IL)

I saw a couple yesterday at the feeders. Near Peoria, IL.

    Bookmark   September 22, 2008 at 4:26PM
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hummersteve

I still have 3 or 4 today and have been having that many daily but with the cooldown coming I expect them to move on out.

    Bookmark   September 29, 2008 at 10:48PM
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