Allen's Hummingbird Nest - Spring 2023 2nd Clutch

Chicks last time on the nest together-2

An Allen's Hummingbird nest from Oceanside California Spring 2023


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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 11th - First egg laid.
March 13th - Second egg laid at 7:33AM. 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 1st - The chicks are names Lily and River.

April 22nd - Both chicks fledge the nest at 9:48AM.

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Links to past years:
2014 - 2018 - 2019 - 2020 - 2021 - 2023 1st Clutch - 2023 2nd Clutch - 2023 3rd Clutch - 2024 1st Clutch
2024 2nd Clutch


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Beautiful Olive on her nest of two February 2023
Olive's nest in a small ficus tree on our back padio
Allen's humingbird nest not much bigger the a quarter
Olive Lays Second Egg, Rivers Egg - March 13th
Proud mom on her nest of 2 eggs - March 13th
Two eggs the size of tic-tac's - March 13th
Olive in the wind and rainstorm - March 21st
Olive showing off her new cool tail trick - March 22nd
First chick 6:25AM - March 28th
First feeding 6:33AM - March 28th
Second chick hatching at 6:34 - March 29th
Second chick still hatching at 7:01AM - March 29th
Olive is feeding her second chick for the first time 7:27 - March 29th
Chicks 1 and 2 days old - March 30th
Olive feeding chicks 1 and 2 days old - March 30th
Chicks are two and three days old - March 31
Olive feeding her two and three day old chicks - March 31
Lily and River 4 and 3 days old - April 1st
Olive feeding Lily and River 4 and 3 days old - April 1st
Chicks Lily and River 5 and 4 days old - April 2nd
Olive feeding Lily and River 5 and 4 days old - April 2nd
Lily and River 6 and 5 days old - April 3
Olive feeding Lily and River 6 and 5 days old - April 3
Chicks Lily and River 7 and 6 days old - April 4th
Olive feeding Lily and River 7 and 6 days old - April 4th
Chicks Lily and River 8 and 7 days old - April 5th
Olive feeding her chicks Lily and River 8 and 7 days old - April 5th
Chicks Lily and River 9 and 8 days old - April 6th
Olive feeding Lily and River 9 and 8 days old - April 6th
Chicks Lily and River 10 and 9 days old - April 7th
Olive feeding Lily and River 10 and 9 days old - April 7th
Chicks Lily and River11 and 10 days old - April 8th
Olive feeding Lily and River 11 and 10 days old - April 8th
Chicks Lily and River 12 and 11 days old - April 9th
Chicks Lily and River 12 and 11 days old - April 9th
Chicks Lily and River 13 and 12 days old - April 10th
Olive feeding Lily and River 13 and 12 days old - April 10th
Chicks Lily and River 14 and 13 days old - April 11th
Olive feeding Lily and River 14 and 13 days old - April 11th
Chicks Lily and River 15 and 14 days old - April 12th
Olive feeding Lily and River 15 and 14 days old - April 12th
Chicks Lily and River 16 and 15 days old - April 13th
Olive feeding Lily and River 16 and 15 days old - April 13th
Chicks Lily and River 17 and 16 days old - April 14th
Olive feeding chicks Lily and River 17 and 16 days old - April 14th
Chicks Lily and River 18 and 17 days old - April 15th
Olive feeding chicks Lily and River 18 and 17 days old - April 15th
Chicks Lily and River 19 and 18 days old - April 16th
Olive feeding chicks Lily and River 19 and 18 days old - April 16th
Chicks Lily and River 20 and 19 days old - April 17th
Olive feeding chicks Lily and River 20 and 19 days old - April 17th
Chicks Lily and River 21 and 20 days old - April 18th
Olive feeding chicks Lily and River 21 and 20 days old - April 18th
Chicks Lily and River 22 and 21 days old - April 19th
Olive feeding chicks Lily and River 22 and 21 days old - April 19th
Chicks Lily and River 23 and 22 days old - April 20th
Olive feeding chicks Lily and River 23 and 22 days old - April 20th
Chicks Lily and River 24 and 23 days old - April 21st
Olive feeding, trying to get chicks out of the nest - April 21st
Lilys first time off the nest - Aprill 22nd
Olive feeding chicks last time on the nest - April 22nd
Chicks last time on the nest together - April 22nd
Both Chicks Fledging at the same time - 9:38AM, April 22nd
Lily and River left their nest April 22nd 2023
Olive feeding River after fledging - April 22nd
Olive feeding Lily after fledging - April 22nd
Rivers last time in the nest tree - April 23rd


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