Allen's Hummingbird Nest - Spring 2023 1st Clutch
An Allen's Hummingbird nest from Oceanside California Spring 2023, first clutch.
This camera streamed live in HD 24/7 with sound from January 21st till February 26th. You could also watch at night, thanks to the wonders of infrared technology "with no red lights" approved by The Cornell Lab of Ornithology.
This session introduces you to Olive, a beautiful Allen female. She has re-used this nest 4 times. Olive uses a window feeder close by and other hummingbirds frequent 2 other feeders on the property. She is an extremely experienced mother and will teach her chicks all they need to know, including survival skills.
Key highlights & events:
01/16/2023 - First Egg noticed
01/17/2023 - Second Egg noticed
01/31/2023 - First hatch in the evening
02/01/2023 - Second hatch in the evening
02/02/2023 - Chicks named Misty and Storm
02/26/2023 - Misty Fledged the nest Sunday at 8:29AM, she was 26 days old.
02/26/2023 - Storm fledged the nest Sunday at 9:23AM he was 25 days old.
We are thinking of you Misty and Storm. We hope you have a wonderful life!