Birds we’ve discovered in our backyard (date first seen in parentheses), and food that enticed them.
Song sparrow (1/16). Thistle seed, generic mix.
Blue jay (1/19). Generic mix, mostly sunflower seeds.
Dark eyed junco (1/19). Generic mix.
Red-bellied woodpecker (1/19). Regular suet.
White breasted nuthatch (1/19). Generic mix.
Downy woodpecker (1/20). Regular suet. (Female only so far)
Mourning dove (1/21). Yard.
Cardinals, male & female (1/22). Yard.
House Sparrow (1/24). Generic mix.
House Finch (2/2). Sunflower seed.
Common Redpoll (2/16). Thistle seed.
Northern Cardinal (5/13). Front yard in Oak.
Orchard Oriole (5/22). Back yard on generic seed.