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What to Report

Photo: John Doerper

First Hummingbird
Report the first hummingbird you see in the spring:

  • Ruby-throated
  • Rufous
  • Other species

Photo: Russ Thompson

Nectar Sources
Report the flowers you see hummingbirds visiting.

bees at feeder
Photo: Alexis Hayes

Other Observations
Throughout the breeding season, report your observations:

  • first female of spring
  • courtship and territorial behavior
  • hummingbird numbers
  • amount of food consumed at feeder
bees at feeder
Photo: Leslie Bergum
Winter Sightings
Report observations of overwintering hummingbirds.
Report Your Monarch Sightings

Where to Report
All observations are included on Journey North's real-time maps. The data help scientists analyze migration from year to year.