Winter Feeder Birds
of New England


Common Winter Feeder Birds
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Birds commonly seen in the winter at bird feeders in New England, including songbirds and woodpeckers.

Some of these birds are common in certain areas of New England but not as common in others. Two determining factors are habitat and longitude.


Mourning Dove

Red-bellied Woodpecker

Downy Woodpecker

Hairy Woodpecker

Blue Jay

American Crow

Wild Turkey

Black-capped Chickadee

Tufted Titmouse

Red-breasted Nuthatch

White-breasted Nuthatch

American Tree Sparrow

Song Sparrow

White-throated Sparrow

Dark-eyed Junco

Northern Cardinal

Rose-breasted Grosbeak

Evening Grosbeak

Pine Grosbeak

House Finch

Purple Finch

Common Redpoll

Pine Siskin

American Goldfinch

House Sparrow

  New England:  Connecticut, Maine,
, New Hampshire,
Rhode Island, Vermont    
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