1: Male and female hummingbirds share nest-building duties.

2: Females typically choose the nesting site.

3: Once a spot is chosen, both birds work together to build the tiny nest.

4: The female gathers nesting materials while the male assists in construction.

5: The female constructs the nest using plant fibers, spider webs, and other materials.

6: Males may help by bringing additional materials to the female.

7: The female lays eggs in the nest and both parents take turns incubating them.

8: After the eggs hatch, both parents feed and care for the chicks.

9: Once the chicks fledge, both parents will continue to care for and feed them until they can fend for themselves.