Northern Flicker

Northern Flicker

 

Northern Flickers are common in these city woods. There are many tall dead trees with hollowed out cavities where they can nest. They are in the woodpecker family, but are more likely to be found feeding on the ground or perched high keeping an eye on trespassers.

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