Date: 4/4/21 9:20 am From: <dty......> <dtyber...> Subject: [cobirds] Re: Continuing saga: Black-capped chickadee and red-breasted nuthatch; Littleton
I live in Summit county and I observe Chickadees and Nuthatches hanging around together all the time.
Is there a relationship between the two?
On Saturday, April 3, 2021 at 1:04:40 PM UTC-6 DuWayne Worthington wrote:
> Today the black-capped chickadee appeared an hour later (12 noon instead > of 11), and worked on the limb cavity for about 6 minutes. You could see > it taking out pieces of tree and dropping it to the ground. No nuthatches > showed up but when a male house finch flew into the tree about 10 feet away > and started singing, the black-capped chickadee left. The house finch has > done quite a lot of singing from this tree since then on and off and as of > an hour later, the chickadee hasn't returned. Maybe tomorrow? > > *DuWayne Worthington* > > *Science Teaching Faculty* > > > *Valor Christian High School* > > *Influence through Excellence* > > *3775 Grace Blvd.* > > *Highlands Ranch, CO 80126* > > *303-471-3000 x 3278 <(303)%20471-3000>* > *www.govalor.com <http://www.govalor.com/>* >