Category: Outdoor Scenes
Photo and caption by Lorraine Minns
To protect it from predators, this hummingbird built her nest on a limb which hung only three feet above the water. I held my breath when the babies stood on the edge of the nest flapping their wings. Thankfully, they are now fluttering through the trees over dry land.
Location: Hartswell, Exuma, Bahamas
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