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Common Name:Nuthatch, Red-breasted
Scientific Name:Sitta canadensis
Family:Sittidae (Nuthatches)
Area:Buckskin Mountain State Park, Arizona
Date:December 2, 2012

The "yank-yank-yank" call of this small nuthatch from high in the trees is a common sound, but their busyness makes it harder to get a close look.

Collier Memorial State Park, Oregon - - - August 30, 2012

Reference:Western Birds by Peterson