Gainesville, Florida

4212 NW 16th Boulevard
Gainesville, FL 32605
Down from Fresh Market

 (352) 381-1997

Open Today Until 6:00 pm

Monday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sunday 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

Feeder activity in a Florida fall

How to bridge the gap in feeder activity in a typical Florida fall? First, understand that most of us experience a decrease in feeder activity in the early fall because family units of year-round breeding residents that have hit a crescendo of activity at the end of a season of breeding begin to disperse and form mixed species flocks for the winter. Depending on which species you're considering, we begin to feel the effects of this dispersal by late August of most years. By October, feeder activity across most species has slumped and then...

...we...

...wait...

...for fall and winter feeder activity to begin.

Find out what you need to know about the species that make up our overwintering feeder flocks by visiting our full store site or clicking the links below:

American Goldfinch

Chipping Sparrow

Baltimore Oriole

Ruby-throated and Rufous Hummingbirds