Male and Female Rufous
"Dancing in the warm spring air." That is how John Doerper described these Rufous when he photographed them in Bellingham, Washington this week. These male and female Rufous hummingbird photos were spliced together to demonstrate the differences in their plumage.

Male (left) and Female Rufous Hummingbirds by John Doerper on March 28th.
hanging the feeder outside the classroom