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Not ready to fly!(Explore)

After her brother left, the day before she was practicing how to fly.

 

All birds are fascinating creatures, but there are many facts about hummingbirds that make them astonishing to even experienced birders. From physiological facts to lifestyle facts to distribution facts, hummingbirds are some of the most interesting of the nearly 10,000 bird species in the world.

 

Despite their small size, hummingbirds are one of the most aggressive bird species and will regularly attack jays, crows and hawks that infringe on their territory.

 

Hummingbirds are native species of the New World and are not found outside of the Western Hemisphere.

 

Anna's hummingbird. California.

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Taken on June 25, 2011