First 2022 sighting of a male Black-chinned Hummingbird at nectar feeder at this location, 7:24 A.M. 04/16/2022. Arrival time is very consistent with past 15 years of observations. Sagebrush ecosystem along Rio Grande flyway. High mountain valley (~6500 feet elevation). Cool days & below freezing nights continuing. Hummingbird is making frequent visits to the nectar feeder as he explores his territory. Photo from 04/21/2014 attached.
Arroyo Hondo, NM
Latitude: 36.5 Longitude: -105.7
Observed by: William
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