Forbs
SPECIES LISTED PREFERRED SEASONS COMMENTS

American Goldfinch

     

Open weedy fields, scattered woody growth.

American Tree Sparrow

   

Sp,Su

Weedy pastures.

American Woodcock

   

Sp,Su

 

Black Rat Snake

E

   

Found around field edges.

Chipping Sparrow

   

Sp,Su

Areas with abundant weeds.

Common Redpoll

   

W

Old fields, pastures with alders and birches.

Coyote

       

Eastern Box Turtle

SC

   

Old fields; not in Berkshire County.

Eastern Cottontail

       

Eastern Kingbird

   

Sp,Su

 

Eastern Milk Snake

     

Meadows.

Eastern Screech Owl

   

ALL

With widely spaced trees.

Eastern Worm Snake

T

   

Loose soil of weedy pastures.

Golden-winged Warbler

E

 

Sp,Su

 

Hoary Redpoll

   

W

Old fields, pastures.

Least Flycatcher

   

Sp,Su

Overgrown pasture.

Meadow Vole

       

Northerm Bobwhite

   

ALL

Exists only in stocked populations.

Northern Goshawk

   

Sp,Su

 

Pickerel frog

       

Pine Grosbeak

   

W

Old pasture; open hillsides with scattered cedars.

Red-tailed Hawk

   

Sp,Su

 

Ring-necked Pheasant

   

ALL

Natural populations supplemented by restocking.

SnappingTurtle

     

May lay eggs in forb areas.

Woodchuck

     

But prefers grassy areas.

Yellow-billed Cuckoo

   

Sp,Su