A Dusting of snow today!
Downy Woodpeckers readily visit backyard feeders where suet and peanut butter are offered.
The smallest and most common American woodpecker, the Downy Woodpecker is found throughout most of North America from Alaska to Florida. It lives in a variety of habitats from wilderness forests to urban backyards, and comes readily to bird feeders.
Other Names Pic mineur (French)
Call note a sharp "pik." Also a harsh rattle or whinny.