Category Archives: Red-Bellied Woodpecker

Birds, Birdfeeders and Snow

It started in the morning, about 3 hours before it was anticipated. The fat flakes fell all through the day and into the night. The snow piled up against our front door. The wind blew more snow against our back … Continue reading

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Birds in My Backyard: Exciting Visitors!

The birdfeeder in my side yard gets a lot of visitors — birds, chipmunks and squirrels. I love to put out seed that attracts a variety of avian visitors; I never tire of leaning on my kitchen counter and staring … Continue reading

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Red-Bellied Woodpeckers

What They Do When We Aren’t Watching All the little green mossy bits that used to be stuck firmly between the pavers on my sidewalk are tossed around like so many boats after a big storm. This has happened periodically … Continue reading

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