Winter 2006

 

Georgia Winter Hummingbird Report for 2006-2007

The 2006-2007 winter hummer season is well under way.  So far this year it has been pretty average on number of reports, highlights include the 3 Calliopes and another Broad-tailed.   Thanks for all of your help in gathering this data on wintering hummingbirds in Georgia.  It will be interesting to see the trend on the yearly reports as the word gets out about feeding our winter hummingbirds in Georgia. 

The breakdown of species so far for the 2006-2007 winter season is as follows:

Ruby-throated Hummingbird - 8

Calliope Hummingbird -3  (20th - 22nd State Record)

Broad-tailed Hummingbird - 1  (7th State Record)

Rufous Hummingbird - 33

Unknown Hummingbird - 37

 

Distribution Map for Winter of 2006-2007 (Updated 2/12/2007)

 

 

 

Here are the total number of wintering hummingbirds listed by county.

County

# Of Winter Hummingbirds

Gwinnett 8
Dekalb 7
Cobb 6
Forsyth 6
Early 5
Glynn 5
Habersham 4
Chatham 3
Columbia 3
Fayette 3
Fulton 3
Ben Hill 2
Cherokee 2
Coweta 2
Jasper 2
Lee 2
Bartow 1
Carroll 1
Decatur 1
Floyd 1
Hall 1
Harris 1
Laurens 1
Newton 1
Oglethorpe 1
Paulding 1
Pickens 1
Polk 1
Putnam 1
Rabun 1
Richmond 1
Thomas 1
Troup 1
Union 1
Wilcox 1
Totals # Reported 82

 

 

 

 

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