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Red-breasted Nuthatch
Red-breasted Nuthatch

Physical Traits: The Red-breasted Nuthatch is basically solitary, although in winter it will join mixed flocks of other small birds. The Red-breasted Nuthatch is smaller than the White-breasted Nuthatch and has rusty underparts.

Habitat: Nuthatches prefer conifer forests where they search for insects on twigs and branches. They will visit feeders with sunflower seed, suet and nuts. The Red-breasted Nuthatch can be found near mature stands of coniferous woodlands. It will also nest in suburban areas with adequate evergreen coverage. They nest in tree holes lined by plant fibers and bark.

Recommended Feeder: Large hopper, large tube feeder, platform, small hopper, small tube feeder

Feeder Tips: Hanging the feeder from a tree branch or close to a tree trunk is optimal. Squirrel baffles are always recommended.

States and Regions Found: They breed in northern evergreen forests but winters in the southern United States.

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