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Frozen in time and space

A male Rufus hummingbird hovers at a feeder in rural Wasco County. The motion of its rapidly beating wings has been "frozen" in this photograph by the extremely short burst of light produced by an electronic flash.

A male Rufus hummingbird hovers at a feeder in rural Wasco County. The motion of its rapidly beating wings has been "frozen" in this photograph by the extremely short burst of light produced by an electronic flash. Photo by Mark Gibson.

A male Rufus hummingbird hovers at a feeder in rural Wasco County. The motion of its rapidly beating wings has been frozen in this photograph by the extremely short burst of light produced by an electronic flash.

As many as three species of hummingbird visit or migrate through Wasco County in summer, with some individuals staying through the winter as well.

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