Date: 6/26/18 5:01 am From: Paul Blank <paulblank...> Subject: Re: Unusual Downy Behavior, Lycoming Co.
Hi Rosemary, I have a variety of birds, including downy woodpeckers and chickadees, that enjoy taking regular "hits" from the humingbird nectar feeders! Paul
-----Original Message----- From: Joanne George Sent: Monday, June 25, 2018 8:17 PM To: <PABIRDS...> Subject: Re: [PABIRDS] Unusual Downy Behavior, Lycoming Co.
We have seen this several times here in Franklin County.
On Mon, Jun 25, 2018, 4:45 PM Rob Blye <rwblye...> wrote:
> I have not seen this behavior myself, but a birding friend told me > yesterday that she has a woodpecker, I assume downy or red-bellied, that > comes to the hummingbird feeder regularly and drinks the juice. > > *Rob* > > Robert W. Blye > 34603 Doe Run > Lewes DE 19958-3332 > 302 945-8618 > 610 213-2413 mobile > > On Mon, Jun 25, 2018 at 2:08 PM, Rosemary Lunz <rlunz58...> wrote: > > > Hi all, > > > > For the past few days I observed a Downy woodpecker (possibly more than > one > > individual) feeding at the hummingbird feeder. I trained my bino's on > > it > > and confirmed that it was indeed drinking from the openings! Has anyone > > seen this before? > > > > Rosemary Lunz > > Warrensville > > >