[Tweeters] Where are the female flickers?

Philip Dickinson pdickins at gmail.com
Wed Sep 20 13:36:59 PDT 2017


Female at my feeder several times this morning in Lake Stevens.

Phil Dickinson

On Wed, Sep 20, 2017 at 1:22 PM, Peggy Mundy <peggy_busby at yahoo.com> wrote:


> I am sure there is a simple explanation for this, hoping someone can

> enlighten me.

>

> I have flickers in my yard year-round. It suddenly occurred to me that

> every flicker I have seen at my feeders recently (i.e., for at least the

> past couple of weeks) has been male, based on the red "moustache." Where

> have the female flickers gone? I had both males and females earlier in the

> summer. Thanks. (Murphy's law dictates that within moments of me sending

> this message, female flickers will return to the feeders, I'll risk it.

> Hahaha).

>

> Peggy Mundy

> Bothell, WA

> peggy_busbyATyahooDOTcom

>

> _______________________________________________

> Tweeters mailing list

> Tweeters at u.washington.edu

> http://mailman1.u.washington.edu/mailman/listinfo/tweeters

>

>

-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: http://mailman1.u.washington.edu/pipermail/tweeters/attachments/20170920/36338cc9/attachment.htm


More information about the Tweeters mailing list