Ivy, an Allen's Hummingbird, has returned to the same location in Van Nuys, California, to start another nest. She laid two eggs in late December. The eggs have now hatched. Here's wishing Ivy a Happy 2015 – and the rest of us happy hummingbird watching!
BirdNote worked with acclaimed photographer Gerrit Vyn to publish the 2015 Birds of BirdNote Calendar. Enjoy birds like Red-throated Loon (above), American Flamingo, and Emperor Goose. All proceeds benefit BirdNote!