First they drop a netting over them using a remote control as they take a drink. Then they carefully catch them and put them into small netted cages.
Then we are able to carry them over to where they will be weighed, measured, checked over, and tagged.
It's quite a process and the lady doing it was very informative and explained everything she was doing.
|Kind of blurry but it's the tiny white speck.|
Here's a look at our hummingbird experience last year.