Speak Up: Hummingbirds spreading wings quickly in Delaware, Round 3


They’ve been seen around the honeysuckle at Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge’s visitor center.And flying around the refuge’s milkwood. And on flowers near its Finis Pool.

But those are hardly the only hummingbird landing spots in Delaware.

  • Feeders have been up for a few weeks. No sign yet in Newark. — Sheri White Maloney
  • Ready for them. — Rose Kovalevich
  • Had one show up in Hartly. — Alice Dean Axelson
  • I saw one in Ocean View. — Lisa Ruggiero Pitocco
  • Have my feeders out but no sightings yet in northern Maryland, along the Elk River. — Marilyn Green Konrad
  • Hartly on Saturday. — Michael Comley
  • They are here in Salisbury, Maryland. — Becky McWilliams
  • Watching for mine to return. Feeder out and waiting. — Bob Hice
  • There are hummers in Gumboro. — Mary Lynch
  • They are in Ellendale. — Shirley Hutsebaut
  • Love this! —Roo Parag
  • They come to Kirkwood Sports, too. — Car Ly Rad
  • Still waiting! — Pat Pilkington
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