[CT Birds] Deceased hummer

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Sat Sep 13 08:04:04 EDT 2014

Katherine & al,The  main cause for hummers coming into rehab is window strikes,often resulting in fractured beaks and wings. Meredith SampsonOld Greenwich

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From: Katherine Kuckens via CTBirds <ctbirds at lists.ctbirding.org>
To: "ctbirds at lists.ctbirding.org" <ctbirds at lists.ctbirding.org>
Subject: [CT Birds] Deceased hummer
Date: Fri, 12 Sep 2014 13:25:06 -0400

What might have killed the hummer?  It's still nice out, and plenty of
feeders, flowers, water, etc. to stave off a migrant's exhaustion.
Probably not a cat, since they usually snag a bird on the ground or flying
very low.   A car windshield?

Kat Kuckens
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