Here are a few posts on backyard bird watching with an emphasis on my favorite birds, woodpeckers!
Five Steps for a Squirrel Proof Feeding Station for Cardinals: You need to do more than buy a squirrel proof feeder if you want to stop the squirrels. Here is everything I did and the cardinals love it!
Perky Pet Bird Feeder Two Year Review: This feeder has held up really well. It only took the squirrels a day or two to figure out how to defeat it but I still like the feeder.
Best Squirrel Proof Bird Feeders: I made a list of the best ones I could find. You have a lot of options but the squirrels will eventually beat them all.
Red Headed Woodpeckers: My Favorite Bird Even Though It Drives Me Nuts!
Woodpecker Feeders for Sale: A dozen great options including some that are squirrel proof!
What Do Pileated Woodpeckers Eat? Ants! Lots and lots of ants!
How to Attract Pileated Woodpeckers To Your Yard It isn’t easy!
How Big Are Pileated Woodpeckers? Pretty big but not huge!
Why Do Woodpeckers Peck On Metal? Because they want to be LOUD!
Are Woodpeckers Bad For Trees? Nope, just the opposite in fact!
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