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Red-bellied Woodpecker

Posted by Edwin Bowe on September 12, 2022 at 6:26 pm
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Location: Nicholasville, KY
In late summer, immature woodpeckers are common visitors to our feeders. This image shows an immature red-bellied woodpecker on our peanut heart feeder with his tongue extended. Note that the grey feathers are on its head where red feathers will later appear.