[Tweeters] Flicker/Pileateds Roosting in old nest in snag

Diane Yorgason-Quinn Avosetta at hotmail.com
Wed Nov 14 22:21:23 PST 2007


I have had a female Flicker use my large bat house (that the bats have
ignored) for winter roosting.

Diane Yorgason-Quinn
Wauna, WA
Avosetta at hotmail.com

----- Original Message -----
From: <mgd at myuw.net>
To: "Caryn Schutzler" <bluedarner1 at seanet.com>
Cc: "Tweeters" <tweeters at u.washington.edu>
Sent: Wednesday, November 14, 2007 1:44 PM
Subject: [Tweeters] Re: Flicker/Pileateds Roosting in old nest in snag



> Caryn,

> That's very cool you have roosting woodpeckers. It's funny that you

> mention this, because several days ago I noticed a female flicker in my

> flicker box "excavating" (i.e. throwing out wood chips I put in) and I'm

> assuming she's going to use it as a roost site. (Usually I get a squirrel

> moving in for the winter.)

>

> Mike Donahue

> Seattle (Beacon Hill)

>




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