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From Missouri Conservationist: Aug 2004

Ruby-throated Hummingbird

image of hummingbirdA favorite of Missourians, ruby-throated hummingbirds typically live in rich bottomland forests. However, a proliferation of flower gardens and hummingbird feeders have drawn these birds into open areas, such as yards and parks, where we can easily observe them. -- Jim Rathert

This Issue's Staff

Editor - Tom Cwynar
Managing Editor - Bryan Hendricks
Art Director - Ara Clark
Artist - Dave Besenger
Artist - Mark Raithel
Photographer - Jim Rathert
Photographer - Cliff White
Staff Writer - Jim Low
Staff Writer - Joan McKee
Circulation - Laura Scheuler