• Hummingbird Heaven 2021

    1 month ago - By 10,000 Birds

    In September 2021, I wrote for the first time here about one of the great birding spectacles in my region. As our summer rainy season ends, Michoacán erupts in a massive seasonal bloom, which attracts a feeding frenzy by resident and newly-arrived migratory hummingbirds. This spectacle occurs everywhere, from semi-desert habitats to highland forests to wetlands. But while I have located some solid runners-up, I have yet to find a place with a more spectacular show than the little town of Laurelito. That is why I call this town Hummingbird Heaven.
    Laurelito, God bless it, is less than 8...
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