Eastern Bluebird

Male eastern bluebird
Male eastern bluebird. Photo by Mike Carmo.
Appearance7″ long, royal blue, orange throat & breast, white belly & undertail. Female is similar but more muted colors
DietInsects & spiders in spring/summer. Small fruit in Fall/Winter. 
Feeder FoodSuet, sunflower seeds, dried fruit, jelly. 
HabitatWide open spaces, fields, meadow.
NestingCavity nesters, 2-4 broods/season, on average 4-5 eggs/brood, pale blue eggs (sometimes white). 

Range Map

US map showing the migration range of the eastern bluebird
Map depicting where Eastern bluebirds can be found throughout the year. Compliments of Cornell University.

For more details about the Eastern Bluebird such as its mating & nesting, how to attract them to your yard, and more: check out 9 Proven Ways to Attract Eastern Bluebirds.