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White-breasted Nuthatch - Nuthatches crawl headfirst down branches scouring for insects. In the winter they eat hickory nuts and acorns they stored in their hole in a tree. They smear insects around the opening to keep squirrels out. (paraphase from wikipedia) Favorite Birds, North America, Favorite Feathers, White Breast Nuthatch, Backyard Birds, Nuthatch Sitta, Trees, Whitebreast Nuthatch, Feathers Friends
The White-breasted Nuthatch (Sitta carolinensis) is a small songbird of the nuthatch family which breeds in old-growth woodland across much of temperate North America. The breeding habitat of the White-breasted Nuthatch is woodland across North America, from southern Canada to northern Florida and southern Mexico.