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Today, pictures from valued commenter Stephen Benson.
We are famous for our hummingbirds in Palm Springs. We’ve also been going through a series of harsh winter storms. The first time in recorded temperatures that we have gone over 90 days without reaching 80 degrees. This morning I was out by my feeders and got this little guy. That’s a male Costa’s Hummingbird, approaching the feeder.
Taken on 2019-02-22 00:00:00
Palm Springs, California
Along with many other things, my town is famous for hummingbirds. We’ve been going through a severe storm period where we have gotten over four years average rainfall in two months. This morning, I see this guy.
Thank you so much Stephen Benson, do send us more when you can.
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