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Old 04-23-2015, 01:18 AM
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Thank you, Jim.

I can't believe a thread about bird feeding has been so successful in a car forum.

A few of my photo pals on FB are getting into photographing and feeding the birds. I have shared some of the info posted here with them.
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Yeah, Lainey this is a great thread and topic. Thanks for all your photos.

We plan to stop by Sapsucker Woods on the way through NY in May.
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Thank you, Jim.

I can't believe a thread about bird feeding has been so successful in a car forum.

A few of my photo pals on FB are getting into photographing and feeding the birds. I have shared some of the info posted here with them.
I should get a few pics from my brother-in-law.....

Him and my sister have really gotten into bird watching over the last few years, and he has one heck of a lens on his camera......

But then, the birds aren't in his backyard, but out in woods and parks.
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Not nearly as long of a jump as Dave's squirrel... but...

https://youtu.be/Idlt_jb1wu0
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Dave's was jumping downward;your's is flying upward... most impressive.
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Dave's was jumping downward;your's is flying upward... most impressive.
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Talented squirrels!!

I think Mike/loves to drive was the one who suggested leaving the plastic on the top side of a suet cage/feeder, making the suet only accessible for the clinging birds. It does work. I think it will keep the grackles and starlings away from the suet. The squirrels do manage to "dine" a bit. But obviously the woodpecker has no issue. Lousy cropped pic, but you get the idea.
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Dave's was jumping downward;your's is flying upward... most impressive.
And when I go out the door to shoo him (her?) away, he (she) jumps back to the chair arm to dismount!
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We have almost no birds! Matt was filling the feeders every other day but now just the suet is gone. We have a pair of blue jays and several woodpeckers but that is it!

Any help is welcome!
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