This is a new one for me. A White-breasted Nuthatch. I just caught a glimpse of this one as he flittered about back in the shadows of the woods. From the looks of the last picture in this series the little nuthatch seems to have extracted an insect of some kind from the tree bark.

White-breasted Nuthatch - Bug Collecting

White-breasted Nuthatch - Bug Collecting

White-breasted Nuthatch - Bug Collecting

White-breasted Nuthatch - Bug Collecting

Observation Details

County Dallas
City Dallas
Date Apr 13, 2013
Time of Day Noon
Temperature Cool (50-69°F/10-21°C)
Weather Clear
Habitat Recreation-Park
Type of Behavior Foraging
Gender Male
Maturity Adult
Observer Chris Jackson
Main Article White-breasted Nuthatch Observation Location