Thursday, November 09, 2006

Nuthatch Bird


The little nuthatch is a regular at the feeder since it's turned cold.

3 comments:

  1. That's a pretty little bird for sure. And a great shot of him.
    Different from our version with white faces and no buff color.

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  2. Sandy,

    According to my Stokes Field Guide to birds there is two types of Nuthatchs. The ones we have here are Red-breasted Nuthatch and there is White-breasted Nuthatch. Looking at the distribution map, your most likely seeing the White-breasted ones in your area.

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  3. Bobbie2:56 PM

    What a great photo! I live just east of Sandy and we get a couple of red breasted nuthatches in the late fall and winter. Don't really see them the rest of the year. They are beautiful.

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