Orchards
SPECIES LISTED PREFERRED SEASONS COMMENTS

American Kestrel

   

Sp,Su

 

American Redstart

   

Sp,Su

 

American Robin

   

Sp,Su

 

Black Bear

   

F

Eats apples.

Cedar Waxwing

   

Sp,Su

Eats apples.

Chipping Sparrow

   

Sp,Su

 

Coyote

   

F

Eats apples.

Deer Mouse

     

Eats apples and apple seeds.

Downy Woodpecker

   

ALL

 

Eastern Bluebird

   

Sp,Su

 

Eastern Cottontail

     

Eats apple bark.

Eastern Kingbird

   

Sp,Su

 

Eastern Screech Owl

   

ALL

 

European Starling

   

ALL

 

Field Sparrow

   

ALL

 

Gray Fox

   

F

Eats apples.

Great Crested Flycatcher

   

Sp,Su

Abandoned orchards.

House Wren

   

Sp,Su

 

Least Flycatcher

   

Sp,Su

 

Meadow Vole

       

Mourning Dove

   

ALL

 

Northern Oriole

   

Sp,Su

 

Orchard Oriole

   

Sp,Su

 

Porcupines

   

F

Eats apples.

Raccoon

   

F

Eats apples.

Red Fox

   

F

Eats apples.

Red-bellied Woodpecker

   

ALL

Rare and irregular in all seasons.

Red-headed Woodpecker

   

ALL

Rare; mostly CT River Valley.

Rose-breasted Grosbeak

   

Sp,Su

Abandoned orchards.

Ruffed Grouse

 

Yes

ALL

Abandoned orchards.

Virginia Opossum

   

F

Eats apples.

Warbling Vireo

   

Sp,Su

 

White-breasted Nuthatch

   

Sp,Su

Abandoned orchards.

White-tailed Deer

     

Eats twigs, foliage.

Wild Turkey

   

ALL

 

Willow Flycatcher

   

Sp,Su

 

Woodchuck

       

Yellow-billed Cuckoo

   

Sp,Su

Abandoned orchards.

Yellow-throated Vireo

   

Sp,Su