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BirdNote: Flocking And Foraging

02/04/12 8:57AM
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A Downy Woodpecker.
In winter, a foraging flock might include several species of birds: chickadees, kinglets, and even a Downy Woodpecker. Many bird species eat alone, so you might wonder why these birds have chosen to dine together. Listen to BirdNote this Saturday morning before the 9 o'clock news to find out why different species flocking together to find food enhances the success of all.

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