Culture Art & Media Photo: Ruby-Throated Hummingbird By Margaret Badore Writer Columbia University Sarah Lawrence College Margaret Badore is a multimedia reporter in New York City. She wrote for Treehugger from 2013 to 2015, and is now web director at the YEARS Project. our editorial process Facebook Facebook Twitter Twitter Margaret Badore Updated September 10, 2014 Share Twitter Pinterest Email Culture History Travel Sustainable Fashion Art & Media Holidays Community credit: Rick Derevan Rick Derevan writes that ruby-throated hummingbirds are rare in California. He photographed this one in Arroyo Grande. According to the Cornell Lab of Ornithology, these birds tend to stay on the East Coast of the North America, and may winter as far south as Costa Rica. Would you like to see your nature photo featured on TreeHugger? Join the TreeHugger Photo Pool on Flickr and add your pictures to the group!