Hummingbird: It is a myth that a hummingbird hitchhikes on the back of a Canada
... flying overland) while Canada Geese can migrate at 20,000 feet or higher. ... In
addition, migratory geese heading south don't end up in the tropics; most stop ...
western species such as Rufous Hummingbirds that do not breed in the East.
Hummingbirds do not ride on the backs of hummingbird migration geese ... order
to travel further south, since most of our breeding hummingbirds winter in Mexico
... At an average speed of 25 mph per hour (40 km/hour), the bird's flying range ...
Jul 31, 2008 ... 'Way back when, folks made their own hummingbird feeders out of clear ... Thus,
in addition to flower nectar, hummingbirds hunt and eat tiny insects--fruit flies, ....
of Central America--but they do NOT go all the way to South America. .... Besides,
geese aren't even going to the same destination; the bulk of ...
www.ask.com/youtube?q=Do Hummingbirds Fly South on the Backs of Geese&v=SvMpq2bMEp4
May 29, 2009 ... Hummingbirds migrate from the north, usually Canada and New England, to the
south, in Florida and Mexico, for the winter months. Find out ...
Is it true that hummingbirds migrate south by catching rides on the backs of
Canada Geese and ... Do they have to reserve a goose in advance?
Sep 20, 2008 ... Hummingbirds migrate thousands of miles south every fall to reach their ... Others
will fly from Florida across the Gulf of Mexico to the Yucatan ...
Q. Do hummingbirds migrate on the backs of geese? A. No. Hummers are ... This
tells the birds when it is time to fly south for the winter. Where they migrate to ...
A: Hummingbirds begin migrating to and through Arkansas usually in late March
and early April. ... young and northern migrants begin coming back into the area
on their way south. ... to migrate is stronger than its urge to feed - which it can do '
on the fly' anyway, ... I've heard they fly on the backs of geese that are migr...
These little birds can fly far and fast and there are a few types that do this every ...
They will then migrate south to Mexico and Central America in the fall* starting in
August through October. Hummingbirds do not migrate on the backs of geese.
Q When hummingbirds migrate, do they hitch rides on the backs of geese? ... fact
that the geese fly very high (20,000 feet or higher) and the hummingbirds fly very
... migration in the Carolinas, not nearly far enough south for the hummingbirds.