The Hummingbird Web Site


Welcome to hummingbird world where you can find lots of information about hummingbirds with tips on how to spot and identify a hummingbird.

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Seventeen Species


Feeders  Gardens   

Identification Tips     

Rarities Migration      Legends
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Quiz Iridescence Anna's Nest


Costa Rica Totem Rufous Nest 
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Arizona Birds

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Spirtual Naturalist


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All photos on this site are by Terrie Gates unless otherwise indicated.

Terrie & Larry live half the year in Portal, Arizona, where they have had twelve species of hummingbird at their feeders.  The rest of the year they are in Pawleys Island, SC where they enjoy Ruby-throated Hummingbirds and once  had a Rufous Hummingbird.


Photo by Dave Harvey

The Gates have written a book called ENJOYING HUMMINGBIRDS.   



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