grackles at a bird feeder


More info: There are several great bird watching spots near Nokomis in Florida.

Visitors to the bird feeders include Blue Jay, Northern Cardinal, Warblers, Common Grackle, Ground-Dove, Mourning Dove, Northern Flicker, Red-bellied Woodpecker, Tufted Titmouse, and the Eastern Grey Squirrel. Surprise visitors include Foxtail Squirrel, Pileated Woodpecker, Painted Bunting, and Nanday Conure

For a full list of bird species found in Florida visit Bird Advisors

The State Bird of Florida since 1927, is the northern mackingbird (Mimus polyglottos)

Video showing a Whistling Duck raiding the bird feeder:

Additional Information:
  • 32 Common Backyard Birds In Florida - Birdwatching Central -
  • 38 Species Of Woodpeckers In Florida - Birdwatching Central -
  • Birding State Parks in Florida - Bird Watchers Digest -
  • Common Backyard Birds of the United States - American Bird Conservancy -