I don't know the late date--Georgann Schmalz probably does. I still have a
female at the Wetlands Center and know of an immature male also in Clayton
----- Original Message -----
From: Gordon McWilliams <gordon.mcwilliams@WOODRUFFCENTER.ORG>
Sent: Thursday, October 12, 2000 10:09 AM
Subject: [GABO-L] Hummingbirds
> Thought I had sent this before, but don't see it in my Sent Folder.
> forgive if this is being sent again.
> Does anyone know the late date for ruby-throated hummingbirds for the
> Atlanta area? I saw a female ruby-throated hummingbird on 10/7 and 10/8
> (assuming it is the same bird). She was feeding actively on the coral
> honeysuckle growing on the back deck railing.
> Also, I have two new life birds for my yard list; a magnolia warbler seen
> 10/7 and a first-year male rose-breasted grosbeak seen 10/10 and 10/11.
> still has a brownish head and the rose ascot is a light pink. He is a
> plump bird and seems to hog the bird feeder.
> Gordon McWilliams
> Decatur, GA