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Aug 1, 2009 - Kern River Preserve

Today we visited the Kern River Preserve for the Hummingbird Audubon Festival. During peak migration in late July and early August the Kern River Valley is visited by thousands of migrating hummingbirds each day. Volunteers with the Kern River Preserve fill hummingbird feeders each morning to the delight of visitors. Kern River Valley is known as the Hummingbird Capitol of California. We were very lucky to be close enough to visit during the 11th Annual Hummingbird Celebration on August 1, 2009 at the Kern River Preserve. I am adding a few...

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