Williamson’s Sapsuckers Attending To Domestic Duties

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A whole host of cavity nesting bird species rely on dead and dying trees for their nest holes but when those “snags” are prematurely removed by man the resource disappears and birds suffer. […]

Downy Woodpecker (and a personal horror story for Halloween)

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The Downy Woodpecker is North America’s smallest woodpecker and even though they’re widespread and common on this continent I’ve had very little luck catching them out in the open. […]