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Wingus Dingus

(8,059 posts)
1. Aww. I'm only seeing them at my feeders every couple days now.
Wed Oct 4, 2023, 10:36 AM
Oct 2023

Didn't see any at all yesterday. I'm in Colorado.

Walleye

(31,239 posts)
2. I'm surprised I thought these were all gone. I hadn't refilled the feeders
Wed Oct 4, 2023, 10:38 AM
Oct 2023

Last edited Wed Oct 4, 2023, 04:20 PM - Edit history (1)

She did find a little bit left in the feeder and some flowers. Put fresh nectar in there now. This is the latest I’ve seen one here in Delaware. We are enjoying just about perfect weather here today

Donkees

(31,589 posts)
3. There still are stragglers working their way down towards Delaware ...
Wed Oct 4, 2023, 07:38 PM
Oct 2023

In recent days, most have been slim juveniles, (one of them was very slim) and a couple of adult females. I'll be keeping feeders up for a couple more weeks at least.

Walleye

(31,239 posts)
4. Thanks for the info, I refilled the big one and had to go get some sugar, I will refill the others
Wed Oct 4, 2023, 07:51 PM
Oct 2023

Donkees

(31,589 posts)
5. The large swarms of gnats here are making it easier for these smaller juveniles to hunt protein ...
Thu Oct 5, 2023, 08:07 AM
Oct 2023

These little birds seem stronger now than when they arrived. I think it's possible for this group to reach your area within a few days depending on weather.

Earlier this morning, a larger and plumper juvenile male was examining the front gardens, not sure if this curious one is a new arrival.

dem4decades

(11,335 posts)
7. Still having hummers stop by (CT) today Oct 11. Get along little birdie.
Wed Oct 11, 2023, 04:26 PM
Oct 2023

LOL, one just came by minutes after I made my post.

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