Please sign in

You need to sign in to be able to view your settings. If you don't have an account you can join to create a username and sign in.


Recent Sighting:

Dorothy D'Anna saw a Red-breasted Nuthatch at Hanover, MD at feeders eating sunflower seed

Species Information

Red-breasted Nuthatch

Sitta canadensis

This is the only American nuthatch with a black-and-white striped head pattern. The male is blue-gray above, rusty below, has a black crown, white face, a black line through the eye and a white eyebrow. The female and juvenile have duller underparts and may show dark gray crowns. Continue Reading

Sighting Map