Allen's Hummingbird Nest - Spring 2023 2nd Clutch
An Allen's Hummingbird nest from Oceanside California Spring 2023
This camera streams live in HD 24/7 with sound, so be sure to turn your volume up. You could also watch at night, thanks to the wonders of infrared technology approved by The Cornell Lab of Ornithology.
This session introduces you to Olive, a beautiful Allen female and her 2nd clutch of 2023. She has re-used this nest 5 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:
March 10-11, 2023 - First egg laid.
March 13th 7:33AM - Second egg laid. Video of it: https://youtu.be/lkgR20TKoCE
March 28th - First chick hatched during the night. First sighting at 6:25AM
March 29th - Second chick hatched during the night. First sighting at 6:434AM
April 22nd - Both chicks fledge the nest at 9:48AM.