Date: 6/22/20 7:27 pm
From: Nancy A Carter <revnacarter...>
Subject: Re: [VTBIRD] Downy Behavior
I have observed Downy Woodpeckers freeze like a statue when a hawk is
nearby and/or the Blue Jays have cried out with a warning that a predator
is near.

Nancy Carter
Ticonderoga, NY


On Mon, Jun 22, 2020 at 4:15 PM Martha Pfeiffer <
<0000001a1bef7484-dmarc-request...> wrote:

> Does anyone know why the Downy will posture upright at the feeder and
> remain statuesque for awhile? I've also seen the hairy display such
> behavior though not as frequently as the Downy.
>
> Martha Pfeiffer, Dorset
>


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Nancy A. Carter
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