Monday, March 16, 2009

Trivia Monday

The Humming Bird is the only bird that can hover and fly straight up, down, or backward! The Humming Bird, the Loon, the Swift, the Kingfisher, the Grebe are all birds that can not walk. The Grebe
Humming Bird

The Kingfisher


The Loon




The Swift



6 comments:

Darla said...

Interesting stuff here. We have already seen some Hummingbirds, last week as a matter of fact.

W. Latane Barton said...

I never knew that!! So, I got some education this morning, thanks to you.

Winifred said...

I'm not very knowledgeable about birds but I do like looking a the pictures and learning about them so thanks for this.

Maggie Ann said...

Wow, those pictures are beautiful.

Beautiful Pear Tree Lane said...

I did not know any of this,the pictures are so beautiful, the Humming BirdI am so looking forward to its return!! Thanks for sharing.
Blessings,
Sue

Frank Baker said...

Nice pictures . What about purple martins? Lots of interesting fact about that bird.
Will be in Memphis tomorrow at the Dr. The Wednesday appointment was cancelled. Now I'm good for exercise.