[wisb] Nocturnal Pecking Sound
- From: "cranebill tds.net" <cranebill@xxxxxxx>
- To: ecartis@xxxxxxxxxxxxx, wisbirdn@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
- Date: Thu, 8 Oct 2009 12:16:21 -0500
For the last month or so we have been hearing a pecking sound on the house, usually starts after midnight (not always). Every 5 - 15 minutes. tap-tap-tap-tap, tap-tap. Very similar to what a blue jay sounds like when it takes a seed and goes to a tree limb to work on it. Mostly on north end of house (of course that's where the bedroom is), but my wife's a night owl and hasn't heard it elsewhere. Pecking sounds on the roof, possibly on eves, side of house (lower story brick, upper cedar), pecking on both brick and wood. Semi-rural, 3 acre lot type area, lots of woods in area. Have lived here 12 years. First time for this. Have been on roof and inspected all surfaces. See no signs of pecking. See no residuals from nuts or seeds. Any thoughts out there? Gene, Rochester, Wisconsin #################### You received this email because you are subscribed to the Wisconsin Birding Network (Wisbirdn). To UNSUBSCRIBE or SUBSCRIBE, use the Wisbirdn web interface at: http://www.freelists.org/list/wisbirdn. To set DIGEST or VACATION modes, use the Wisbirdn web interface at: http://www.freelists.org/list/wisbirdn. Visit Wisbirdn ARCHIVES at: http://www.freelists.org/archives/wisbirdn.
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