Sidelit Northern Flicker (red-shafted)

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Though the Northern Flicker is common here in northern Utah I find them very difficult to approach. This morning I found one that had other things on its mind so it ignored me. […]

A Two Woodpecker Day And The Temptations Of The Clone Tool

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I’ve known for years that extremely cold temperatures can make many birds “stickier” – easier to get close to. Two days ago I learned that this maxim also applies to woodpeckers. […]