white-breasted nuthatch

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Related to white-breasted nuthatch: dark-eyed junco, red-breasted nuthatch
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Synonyms for white-breasted nuthatch

bluish-grey nuthatch with black head and white breast

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B) AMGO = American Goldfinch, BCCH = Black-capped Chickadee, HOFI = House Finch, HOSP = House Sparrow, TUTI = Tufted Titmouse, and WBNU = White-breasted Nuthatch.
Anecdotal evidence for this hypothesis was observed in two White-breasted Nuthatch nests found within the burned site in small snags or tree trucks (dbh <15 cm) that were heavily fire-scarred.
The red-breasted nuthatch (left) is the most colorful one and the white-breasted nuthatch (below) is the biggest.
I watch a white-breasted nuthatch corkscrew down the trunk, gleaning the mites and insects I had seen hidden among the bark.
The oak savannah and woodlands are home to the acorn woodpecker, vesper sparrow and white-breasted nuthatch, birds whose habitat has dwindled to almost nothing in the Oregon landscape, said Soll.
White-breasted Nuthatch (Sitta carolinensis): Frequent backyard visitor; often seen climbing down trees head first.
I have witnessed black-capped chickadees joining the jays' outcry, until a white-breasted nuthatch boldly approaches the perceived threat and demonstrates the true nature of the specter by climbing upon it and pecking about.
Fifty-eight different species - ranging from blacktailed deer to white-breasted nuthatch have been photographed, identified and posted on the webpage.