This common, large songbird is familiar to many people, with its perky crest; blue, white, and black plumage; and noisy calls. Blue Jays are known for their intelligence and complex social systems with tight family bonds. Their fondness for acorns is credited with helping spread oak trees after the last glacial period.
Steller's Jay discovered by Georg Steller in 1741. The most misspelled name in bird watching? It looks stellar, but is spelled Steller, There are possibly 16 varieties of Blue Jay's.. [Loosely from TheCornellLab of Ornithology All About Bids] Very pretty in the snow!
Chickadee - These little guys prefer to eat small seeds off the ground, and appreciate cover trees/bushes and low branches to stand on.