Nuthatches...

Discussion in 'Wildlife in the Garden' started by Sherry8, Jan 12, 2019.

  1. Sherry8

    Sherry8 I Love Birds!

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    We have 2 nuthatches that come to visit. We decided to put out some suet and thistle because we haven't had the eagles as much as last year.... A very gloomy day...



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  2. Sjoerd

    Sjoerd Mighty Oak

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    I like seeing these creatures, Sherry. We have two types of this bird...but usually they are only seen in the woods over here.
    Great to see your foto's.
     
  3. eileen

    eileen Resident Taxonomist Staff Member Moderator Plants Contributor

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    We don't get nuthatches this far north but we do get tree creepers. It looks as though the nuthatches are really enjoying those suet blocks Sherry.
     
  4. Kildale

    Kildale Nature's Window

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    Nice pics. We get the red breasted nuthatch here.
     



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  5. Jerry Sullivan

    Jerry Sullivan Garden Experimenter Plants Contributor

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    We have lots of Nuthatches, they fly around with the Chickadees and Titmice during the winter and are frequent visitors to the suet feeders. We had them nesting in the corner of the screened deck for several years.

    Jerry
     
  6. Gail-Steman

    Gail-Steman Young Pine

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    Lovely shots again @Sherry8 you always seem to do nice captures like other members :like:
     

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