National Geographic : 1945 Jun
(g national l geographic Society Redpolls Are the "Linnets" of the Far North Nesting in willows and dwarf spruces of timberline and tundra, they behave much like our more southern Goldfinches. In winter large flocks wander to northern United States and irregularly to northern California, Alabama, and South Carolina. Old males have rosier breasts than this yearling. Food Put Outside aWindow Attracts This Little Fellow The Black-capped Chickadee isawinter visitor at suburban feeding stations where it finds suet and sunflower seeds. Itisapermanent resident except in the most northern parts of itsrange, which extends from Alaska toNewfound land and southward into theUnited States.