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Nuts & Berries Suet, Bird Food, Wild Birds Unlimited, WBU
Nuts & Berries Suet
Jim's Birdacious Bark Butter, Bird Food, Wild Birds Unlimited, WBU
Bark Butter
Shelled Peanuts, Straight Seed, Bird Food, Wild Birds Unlimited, WBU
Shelled Peanuts
TreeNutty Plus Seed Blend, Bird Food, Wild Birds Unlimited, WBU
TreeNutty Plus Blend
JIm's Birdacious Bark Butter Feeder, Bird Feeder, Wild Birds Unlimited, WBU
Bark Butter Feeder
EcoTough Double Tail Prop Suet Feeder, Bird Feeder, Wild Birds Unlimited, WBU
EcoTough Double Tail Prop Suet Feeder
EcoClean Mesh Peanut Bird Feeder with Quick-Clean Bottom, Wild Birds Unlimited, WBU
EcoClean Mesh Peanut Feeder with Quick-Clean Bottom
EcoTough Classic Hopper, Bird Feeder, Wild Birds Unlimited, WBU
EcoTough Classic Bird Feeder
APS Basic Setup, Hardware, Wild Birds Unlimited, WBU
APS Basic Setup - Hanging

Other Info About Woodpeckers

Do They Migrate?

Woodpeckers are non-migratory, year-round resident throughout their range.

What Foods Do They Eat?

They like to eat suet, suet blends, Bark Butter, peanuts, tree nuts, mealworms, Seeds: sunflower, sunflower chips, cracked corn, fruits, and nectar.

Where Do They Nest?

Nests in cavities they excavate, and wiill use a nest box; except for Yellow-bellied and Pileated.

What Do They Look Like?

Male and female look similar with male generally having red somewhere on the head with no seasonal plumage changes. Juvenile plumage is similar to adults.

Woodpecker Range Maps

Maps provided by Birds of North America Online.
Maintained by the Cornell Lab of Ornithology.