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Eluding me no more

This is the red bellied woodpecker that has been eluding me. I was finally able to sneak up and get a few pictures before it flew off. It really has been enjoying the suet we put out. Good fuel on a very cold day.





Busy White Breasted Nuthatch




Woody Woodpecker

Glen got a great picture of a pileated woodpecker while he was out sitting in his deerstand.  They are a fantastic looking bird.  Interesting tidbit, the cartoon character Woody Woodpecker was modeled after the pileated woodpecker.





Suet, it does a body good

Here are some more pictures that Glen was able to get.  That same elusive red bellied woodpecker posed nicely for him.




Eluding Me

I was on the evening shift during our latest snow/super cold event so I had mornings to sit and drink my coffee, (decaf 😦 ), and bird watch.  There was a red bellied woodpecker that would show up everyday, and as soon as I would get the camera focused in, it would take off.  I was never able to get its picture.  Glen, on the other hand, snapped these…….this bird is totally not playing fair.





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