Birdwatching

Can Hummingbirds Drink Cold Nectar? (Let’s Find Out)

Hummingbirds fly south for the winter, but they still have to endure cold days. It’s important to know how to feed hummingbirds when temperatures are low. Is it safe for hummingbirds to drink cold nectar? Hummingbirds can’t drink cold nectar without risking serious, potentially fatal health problems like hypothermia. If you leave your hummingbird feeder …

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How To Keep Hummingbird Feeders Cool in the Summer (Step-by-Step)

Keeping your hummingbird feeder cool can make the difference between life and death in your local hummingbirds, as contaminated feeders cause severe illness and vulnerability to predators. Hummingbirds also appreciate cool nectar over hot nectar on a warm summer’s day because it is more refreshing.  Here’s how to keep hummingbird feeders cool in the summer: …

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