Date: 1/7/21 12:11 pm
From: CAROL GOERTZ via CTBirds <ctbirds...>
Subject: Re: [CT Birds] Feeder finches
See waiting works. Enjoy it!


> On January 7, 2021 at 2:05 PM Paul Plotnick <pdplot2...> wrote:
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> Wouldn't you know. Because of Covid, we decided not to go to Florida and as a reward, today our feeder suddenly got mobbed. Chickadees, Nuthatches, Juncos,Titmice, Mourning Doves, a pair of Cardinals, Downy Woodpecker, and one White-Throated Sparrow. Perhaps a neighbor took down a competing feeder.
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> On Thu, Jan 7, 2021 at 12:43 PM CAROL GOERTZ <cgoertz...> mailto:<cgoertz...> > wrote:
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> > > Thanks, I also have a very thick area of bitttersweet along side the house which is great cover. Yesterday I had over 12 House Finch, maybe it is the cover that attraks them.
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> > > > > On January 7, 2021 at 12:01 PM Paul Plotnick <pdplot2...> mailto:<pdplot2...> > wrote:
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> > > Stamford. Newfield area.
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> > > On Thu, Jan 7, 2021 at 11:57 AM CAROL GOERTZ <cgoertz...> mailto:<cgoertz...> > wrote:
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> > > > > > > Paul, where are you? I am in Cheshire, the finches are eating me our of house and home. I fill my feeders every other day.
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> > > > > > > > > On January 7, 2021 at 11:52 AM Paul Plotnick via CTBirds <ctbirds...> mailto:<ctbirds...> > wrote:
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> > > > > No finches of any kind at my feeder for several weeks now. Had one female
> > > > > Purple Finch along with a few House Finches and one Siskin but no
> > > > > Goldfinches. No Blue Jays. No more White Throated Sparrows or Song
> > > > > Sparrows. I re-filled with sunflower chips two weeks ago.
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