An Anna’s hummingbird’s beautiful hues are generated by microscopic platelet structures on its feathers, which give the appearance of changing color from different angles.
An Anna’s hummingbird’s beautiful hues are generated by microscopic platelet structures on its feathers, which give the appearance of changing color from different angles. Courtesy of Marcia Beckley-Kane
An Anna’s hummingbird’s beautiful hues are generated by microscopic platelet structures on its feathers, which give the appearance of changing color from different angles. Courtesy of Marcia Beckley-Kane

Anna’s hummingbirds adapt during rainy season

January 09, 2016 2:25 PM

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John Lindsey

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John Lindsey writes Weather Watch, a weekly column for The Tribune. He is PG&E's Diablo Canyon meteorologist and media relations representative. Email him at pgeweather@pge.com .