Bluebird and Small Cavity Nester Conservation
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Flying Squirrel - An Illusion of Privacy

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Flying squirrels (Northern - Glaucomy volans or Southern - G. sabrinus) are actually fairly common in CT, but are not often seen because they are active at night. If your bird or suet feeders magically empty out overnight, perhaps this is the chow-er.

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More Information: Flying Squirrel info and links

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    Bluebirds fly.
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