News Update: March 31, 2010       Name _____________________ 

Rufous Hummingbird Map Questions
(Teachers: Map is hotlinked for larger projection on smartboard or screen.)

Make a general statement to describe what happened during the past week. (Look at today's animation.)


Today's rufous hummingbird migration map: March 31, 2010
What kinds of information would help you better understand this week's migration map.
Study this weather map from March 26 (last week). What does it show happening in the Pacific Northwest - where the rufous sightings are? How do you think the weather affects rufous migration?