Hello again, just one more please...... Thanks for your patience. Lori Markoff, Vienna, VA. >Date: Mon, 23 Sep 2002 18:15:34 -0500 >Reply-To: BB for Hummingbirds and Gardening for them in the >Southeast <HUMNET-L@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> >Sender: BB for Hummingbirds and Gardening for them in the >Southeast <HUMNET-L@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> >From: Lanny Chambers <lanny@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> >Subject: Re: [HUMNET-L] [va-bird] Winter Hummingbirds >To: HUMNET-L@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx > >On 9/23/02 17:18, Allen Chartier amazilia1@xxxxxxxxxxx wrote: > > >Just a couple of facts, without opinion. > >Here's another: > >An adult female Rufous appeared a few miles from my home on October 5, >2001. I was finally able to trap her on December 1, after THREE SUBZERO >NIGHTS had killed all the yard's flowers and she'd begun using feeders >for the first time. She was in excellent condition, weighing a healthy >3.8 grams. A few days later--in much warmer weather--she left. This bird >had been banded as an adult by Nancy Newfield on November 24, 2000, in >Louisiana. > >Lanny Chambers >St. Louis, USA >Humnet Rogues' Gallery: http://www.hummingbirds.net/rogues.html You are subscribed to VA-BIRD. To post to this mailing list, simply send email to va-bird@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx To unsubscribe, send email to va-bird-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx with 'unsubscribe' in the Subject field.