Beech
SPECIES LISTED PREFERRED SEASONS COMMENTS

Black Bear

 

Yes

F

Beech nuts are a staple food; bear claw marks can be seen on trunks.

Black-capped Chickadee

   

F

Feeds on nuts.

Blue Jay

   

F

Feeds on nuts.

Common Grackle

   

F

Feeds on nuts.

Downy Woodpecker

   

F

Feeds on nuts.

Eastern Chipmunk

   

F

Feeds on nuts.

Gray Fox

   

F

Feeds on nuts.

Gray Squirrel

   

F

Feeds on nuts.

Hairy Woodpecker

   

F

Feeds on nuts.

Northern Flying Squirrel

   

F

Feeds on nuts.

Porcupine

   

W

Feeds on bark in winter.

Purple Finch

   

F

Feeds on nuts.

Raccoon

   

F

Feeds on nuts.

Red Fox

   

F

Feeds on nuts.

Red-bellied Woodpecker

   

F

Feeds on nuts.

Rose-breasted Grosbeak

   

F

Feeds on nuts.

Ruffed Grouse

   

F

Feeds on nuts.

Southern Flying Squirrel

   

F

Feeds on nuts.

Tufted Titmouse

   

F

Feeds on nuts.

White-breasted Nuthatch

   

F

Feeds on nuts.

White-footed Mouse

   

F

Feeds on nuts.

White-tailed Deer

     

Feeds on twigs, foliage, nuts.

Wild Turkey

 

Yes

F

Feeds on nuts.

Wood Duck

   

F

Feeds on nuts.

Yellow-bellied Sapsucker

   

F

Feeds on nuts.