Downy Woodpeckers

With a natural range spanning from Alaska to Florida, downy woodpeckers are one of the most common backyard birds. In winter they are often seen side by side with chickadees, nuthatches, and sparrows. In fact, they will frequently join flocks of these birds for added protection. Earning the title of the smallest woodpeckers in North…

Winter is Coming!

Winter is coming…or well, with the weather we’ve had lately, it actually feels like winter has arrived. And while we may not have to worry about ice zombies in real life, there are still plenty of things to worry about for homeowners at the approach, or arrival, of cold weather. One of the main things…